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Wildlife Wednesday – Don’t Feed the Animals… emmm… Birds!

Yep… I think it’s about time people stop feeding the animals… bread! Imagine… soon the swans will develop type two diabetes… and obesity… and gastric problems… and dementia. Yep, all because of insulin resistance! So, humans… stop passing on your … Continue reading

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Not So Silent Sunday!

I was gonna leave you with the usual silent Sunday post but then this short clip caught my attention! So… I’ll add it for your Sunday edification! Do visit the Health Page… there are more edifying reads there!

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Portion – The Friday Fry Portion!

Recently, I read a simple truth somewhere. Big Food has hijacked the traditional breakfast. How so? Well, they’ve brainwashed us with nutritional claptrap. Making us believe that packaged cereals and “fresh” juices are the way to go. Throw in the … Continue reading

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Celebrate Life – NOT Politics!!

Happy May Day to you and yours! Happy celebration of life… not the idea of a political May Day. Those who know me know I abhor communism, socialism, labour and everything ever associated with the leftist ideology. No, I’m not … Continue reading

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Against the ODDS!!

About ten years ago I was called in by my GP. He asked me to sit down as he was going to share life changing information. “You have diabetes… that’s why you’re so tired and rundown.” I sat in silence. … Continue reading

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Eat Yourself Healthy!

I’ve mentioned health problems and the need to look at how we throw stuff into our bodies without much consideration of the consequences. I began a series early in January… about my travels on the T2 Diabetes slippery slope. I’ve … Continue reading

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Sand Castles?

This is a bit of fun. Arklow’s South Beach drops away quite steeply… so, when you turn to walk back to the car park this is a view you get of the town. Yep… only the tip of the rather … Continue reading

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Introspection – Life’s Mirror?

OK… I’m on the warpath, again! I wrote a LinkedIn post on Saturday… all about the evils of the cholesterol statin drugs. So… what has that to do with introspection? LOTS! Today, while some of you read this post, I’ll … Continue reading

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