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What Your Dentist Forgot to Mention

Like most of us, you probably learned to brush and floss your teeth as a child. The truth is, brushing and flossing isn’t enough. And we have got the cavities, crowns, root canals, and missing teeth to prove it.

Scientific advances have increased our knowledge about our teeth and our health, enabling us to take charge of our teeth in ways we never dreamed about.

Here are a few less than fun facts about your oral care that may surprise you.

(Recipe) Cherry Clafoutis

Cherry clafoutis might sound fancy, but don’t be fooled – this French dessert is surprisingly easy to make. And even more importantly, it’s delicious!I’ve been a fan of Diala’s globally-inspired, vegetable-forward recipes for years now. Each one has a personal story behind it, often linked to a specific place.

(Recipe) Koek & Zopie

Whenever there is a potential freeze in the Netherlands, everyone thinks of pea soup. Ice skating and pea soup go hand in hand. A good skating tour should be accompanied by a good “koek en zopie” and that means hot chocolate milk and “erwtensoep” (pea soup). When the weather starts to freeze, everybody keeps their fingers crossed for natural ice. Ice skating is one of the most beautiful Dutch traditions!

Red Gold or Saffron: Five Reasons World’s Most Expensive Spice Is Also Great For Your Skin

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Did you know that the act of producing red gold or safron is an extremely laborious one? the workers painstakingly seperate each delicate stigma or the thread-like structures that pollinate, from the flowers, lay it out carefully in a sieve, and threat it further with heat for the beautiful red color to deepen.

Codex Give-Away – Superfood – Dutch Healthcare Workers

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Een baan in de gezondheidszorg is intensief. En de afgelopen maanden heeft Covid-19 er nog een flinke schep bovenop gedaan. Voor alle mensen die zich elke dag inzetten om voor ons te zorgen als we ziek zijn, stroopte Codex Beauty founder Barbara Paldus haar mouwen op. Het resultaat? Een wereldwijde giveaway campagne. Vanuit Holistik dragen Karlijn en Evelyn graag een aan steentje bij om de campagne in Nederland kracht bij te zetten. Speciaal voor alle artsen en verpleegkundigen die de afgelopen maanden zo hebben moeten bikkelen.