Tag: Food

Irani Chai

Chairs that creak the moment you sit on them, marble-top tables that look smudgier after someone has cleaned them, plywood walls and mirrored interiors, may not be everybody’s cup of tea, but to the acolytes who have spent many an evening brooding over a broken love affair while the ever solicitous proprietor plied you with cups of thick milky tea… Read more →

Right Food – Long Life

Take a teaspoon of garlic a day Almost everything has been tried to slow down ageing and prolong life, and most have been found wanting. But garlic may actually work. Researchers in Liverpool found that 5ml of garlic extract lowered levels of a disease-causing chemical by up to 48 per cent. As well as reducing brain ageing, the researchers say… Read more →


This item has been bruited about the Internet since October 2006, and there is even a Spanish translation of it in circulation. While it claims to draw its information from a piece titled “Asparagus for Cancer” printed in Cancer News Journal in December 1979, we’ve as yet been unable to locate a copy of that article or find information about… Read more →