Five reasons why avocadoes are amazing

Instead of the phrase 'an apple a day keeps the doctor away', perhaps eating an avocado a day might have the same effect. Avocados, known locally as zaboca, are part of a Caribbean diet and have lo...

August 16, 2019
Food

Food dyes in snacks: Healthy or toxic?

Brightly coloured snacks which include various food dyes could be harming your children more than helping them, some health experts have warned. Health Coach Paola Henderson, speaking to LoopTT, sa...

August 13, 2019
Food

5 things to know about stinging nettle

Many will know this plant, aptly named stinging nettle (Urtica dioica), which gives an unpleasant stinging sensation when touched. This is due to fine hair-like structures on the leaves which give ...

July 30, 2019
Environment

Yoga Minute: 5 yoga videos for kids

Studies have shown that yoga can be helpful for all ages, especially children. According to a Harvard report, a US survey done in 2016 showed that yoga could help children with attention deficit hy...

March 30, 2019
Lifestyle

Dr Rowley heading to US for medical tests

Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley said he will be leaving on Carnival Tuesday for the US to undergo medical tests concerning some 'soft plaque' which was found in one of his arteries.  In a media...

March 03, 2019
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