Articles

Good Nutrition in School-Going Children

In this article, we cover the importance of GOOD NUTRITION in school-going children, and what constitutes healthy food choices.

The Value of Soya in Women’s Health

Women today face many challenges throughout all the phases of their lifecycles, not least of all making and managing time to care for themselves. Specific life-cycle phases can pose specific health challenges if not supported with correct nutrition and good…Read More

What Is All the Fuss About Soya?

A few weeks ago we challenged you to embark on a more vegetarian / vegan – type diet and lifestyle, with enormous health benefits to you, and a significant impact on protecting our environment.

The Role of Soya in Treatment and Prevention of Diabetes

+/- 2.6 million people in South Africa (approx. 5% of the population) have diabetes.

A Meta-Analysis of the Impacts of Genetically Modified Crops

This article looks at the positive evidence for genetically modified (GM) crops and may help to gradually increase public trust in this technology.

Soy and Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs)

We look at the Basics of Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs), their effect on the Environment and their impact on Human Health.

The Business Side of Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs)

We look at how GMOs affect Farmers and their Crops, Business and the Economy and the Rules and Regulations pertaining to GMOs.

Myth: Eating Soya Increases Breast Cancer Risk

In this article, we look at the known causes of Breast Cancer, and look to disprove the myths that eating soya foods increase the risk of breast cancer.

Soya Consumption and Sex in Men

“Soya foods cause man boobs” “Soya intake reduces sex drive in men” “Soya intake reduces fertility in men” These are just some of the myths circulating round the media targeted at men’s health.

Myth: Soya Inhibits Thyroid Function

In this article, we look at the definitions of thyroid disease and look to disprove the myth that Soya inhibits Thyroid Function.