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Hylsten Bakery at Greenlife
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Jon Inder

Hylsten Sourdough Bakery
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The story of Hylsten Bakery in Buckfastleigh is one that is full of passion, drive and determination. It is also a story of resilience in the face of some profound bad luck, and a heartening tale of a community coming together to save a much loved artisan business.

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High Cholesterol - The Good, the Bad and the Ugly truth…
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Jon Inder

High Cholesterol – The Good, the Bad and the Ugly truth…
Nutritional Focus

Cholesterol is a lipid, or fat that is produced by the liver and is also found in some foods. We all need cholesterol to stay healthy, but high levels of cholesterol circulating in your blood can sometimes cause hardening of the arteries, which can in turn increase your risk of heart and circulatory diseases. So when is it a problem and what can you do about it?

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Happy Butter Ghee at Greenlife
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Jon Inder

Happy Butter Organic Ghee
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The first jars of Happy Butter Organic Ghee hit our shelves back in 2016, and since that time this small Buckfastleigh based supplier has scooped up dozens of awards for their awesome artisan organic ghee. So what is their happy secret?

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Are you a bit of a SAD case
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Jon Inder

Are you a bit of a SAD case?
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When the dark days of autumn and winter hit, do you find it hard to get up in the morning, feel sleepy during the day and crave carbohydrates? If so, you may be a bit of a SAD case. Read more about Seasonal Affective Disorder and what you can do about it here…

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Back to school immunity
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Jon Inder

Back to school immunity
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Most parents know that one critical time when kids tend to get ill is at the beginning of a new school term. You can help your child to fight off many of the bugs they encounter, and reduce their duration of illness by giving them a number of immune boosting supplements.

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What to do about Gout?
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Jon Inder

What to do about Gout?
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The prevalence of gout is increasing in Western countries. It is six times more common in men than in women but can affect anybody over the age of 30. Read about some effective natural remedies and lifestyle changes that can reduce the frequency of ‘attacks’ and may make a significant difference if you suffer from this painful ailment.

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Skysprouts
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Jon Inder

SkySprouts
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Based just outside Totnes, SkySprouts have been producing organic sprouts and seeds for more than 30 years, and we have had weekly deliveries of their delicious and nutritious punnets of goodness for many of those years…

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