3 cups a day keeps the doctor away

Big news in my life… yesterday I bought a percolator! For those of you who are not knowledgeable baristas, a percolator is a device in which boiling water circulates through ground coffee to brew coffee. Mine makes a small pot of strong coffee which can be drunk espresso style or used to make other coffee… Continue reading 3 cups a day keeps the doctor away

Genetic testing – the good, the bad and the ugly.

Browsing my local Superdrug store recently, my eyes fell upon an unusual box with an unusual price. 23andMe is a genetic testing service through which you can receive information about your DNA from a saliva sample and can be purchased from many high street drug stores. For £124.99 you can discover if you have 10+ genetic risk factors,… Continue reading Genetic testing – the good, the bad and the ugly.