Blog by Benjamin Drewe, Medical Herbalist

  • Let Coffee be thy Medicine

    Let coffee be thy medicine and medicine be thy coffee. This is an adaptation of the famous quote from the Greek Physician Hippocrates. Of course he was mentioning diet as the pillar of health and indeed some 2,500 years later we are still having to be reminded that diet is far more important tha... View Post
  • Why we should ditch the toxic vegetable oil and use coconut oil instead!

    As discussed in our blog last week: THE COCONUT KITCHEN - The importance of coconut superfoods - the essential addition to our diets is to cook with Odourless Coconut Oil (removing processed inflammatory vegetable oils from corn, soya, canola, sunflower etc.). While this may sound controversial t... View Post
  • The Coconut Kitchen – the importance of Coconut Superfoods

    In Malaysia and all tropical Asian climates, coconuts are an essential dietary ingredient. What is less well know however is that every one of these many food products that come from the humble coconut tree qualifiy as superfoods for their unique nutrient density and ability to support immunity, ... View Post
  • Why make Keto Fat Bombs?

    Why make Keto Fat Bombs? Keto Fat Bombs are an essential part of the Keto and low carb diet and a healthy guilt-free treat the whole family will love. View Post
  • How we spend our days is how we spend our lives, so do something today your future self will thank you for!

    Vibrant physical and mental health is achieved step by step, day by day. We can achieve our goals only when we stop wasting time depending on magic diet pills and buying into direct selling dreams and instead adopt a healthier lifestyle. A healthier lifestyle begins with the honest appraisal of o... View Post
  • Keto Bread & Cake Recipes

    Our signature LOW CARB FLOUR MIX is 100% keto friendly, very low net carb, high fibre, gluten free and just the thing to make it easier to follow a healthy diet for the whole family by making low carb yummy breads and cakes! When cooking gluten free and very low carb there’s many challenges in cr... View Post
  • Tongkat Ali Frequently Asked Questions

    Tongkat Ali FAQs are here answered by Australian Medical Herbalist Benjamin Drewe, the world pioneer in researching and developing and standardizing Tongkat Ali into modern herbal products since 1995. What's your opinion about 100:1 and 200:1 Tongkat Ali extracts? Tongkat Ali extract must be test... View Post
  • The low fat diet was a failed global experiment

    In the 1960’s a scientist named Ancel Keys published a highly flawed study (and since fully discredited) whereby he cherry picked global dietary habits and disease statistics to prove his hypothesis that saturated fats, not excessive sugars, cause heart disease. Despite scientists being highly di... View Post