Health Benefits of Apple Cider Vinegar

first_imgPeople continue to use apple cider vinegar as a medicine chest item useful in treating a wide variety of physical ailments.For years, senior citizens in the community and herbalists have cited the healing qualities of apple cider vinegar.Apple cider vinegar is found in supermarkets, and herbal shops and is made from pulverized apples after a period of fermentation when the apples are broken down to bacteria and yeast, turned into alcohol that ferments into vinegar holding high contents of acetic and amino acids.The proponents of the healing effects of apple cider vinegar, preferably the organic kind, recommends its consumption (usually a tablespoon in an 8 ounce glass of water two – three times daily to treat:Digestive problems like heart-burn or indigestion. (Consume the apple cider vinegar after meals).Diabetes: apple cider vinegar reduces glucose (sugar) levels (Consume a dose of the product before going to bed).High cholesterol: Consume daily apple cider vinegar reduces high levels of cholesterol.High blood pressure. Regular doses reduce high blood pressure and promotes a healthy heart.Cancer: Apple cider vinegar is said to slow the growth, and even kill cancer cells.Weight loss: the product promotes weight loss, as it is said to reduces the appetite making people feel less hungry.Health effects of the properties found in apple cider vinegar;Potassium: Aids the building of muscles, transmission of nerve impulses, heart activity, prevents brittle teeth, hair loss and nasal mucus.Acetic acid: Slows the digestion of starch, and lowers the increase of glucose in the blood.Ash (or alkaline): Helps to maintain proper pH levels in the body, which prevents and/or fight cancer cells.Malic acid: Helps to prevent the ill effects of viruses, bacteria, and fungi; removes toxins from the body, enhance bowel regularity, and promotes clean, healthy skin.Because of the acidic qualities of apple cider vinegar, it’s always recommended it’s diluted before applying it to the skin or drinking. If applied or consumed too strong it can damage the tooth enamel, tissues of the throat, mouth or skin, and have the reverse effect in the stomach.last_img read more

Jamaican Breadfruit Pudding

first_imgProcedure:Preheat oven to 350°F.In a large bowl, blend grated coconut with juice. Add salt, sugar, vanilla, cinnamon, margarine, and nutmeg and mix thoroughly.Beat eggs in a separate bowl and add to the mixture. Add grated breadfruit and flour, mix thoroughly. Add rum and raisins.Mix all ingredients well.Pour the batter into a greased baking tin and bake for approximately 1 – 1 ¼ hours or until an inserted toothpick comes out clean.Cool and serve. Cover with your favorite glaze.*temperature and length of baking may vary based on the oven. Photo Courtesy of Tweeds Word People may be familiar with, and enjoy traditional bread pudding, but just as delicious if not more so is the Jamaican breadfruit pudding made from the breadfruit. The breadfruit is a Jamaican food staple, that can be eaten boiled, roasted and fried. Now here is the recipe to use the breadfruit to make one of the more delicious puddings in a county already famous for bread, potato and cornmeal puddings.Jamaican PuddingJamaican Breadfruit Pudding RecipeIngredients:1 grated coconut1 tsp salt1 cup sugar1 tsp vanilla1 tsp cinnamon1 tsp nutmeg3/4 cup flour2 cups grated green breadfruit2 eggs1/2 cup raisins3/4 cup dark rum1/4 cup margarinelast_img read more

“Queen of Soul” Aretha Franklin passes away at 76

first_imgAretha Franklin, the undisputed “Queen of Soul,” has passed away this morning. She lost her battle with pancreatic cancer at age 76 , according to her publicist Gwendolyn Quinn.This story is developing. Please check back for updates.last_img

Video – Watch Wayne Rooney Score The Winner In His Everton Debut

first_imgFormer Manchester United captain, Wayne Rooney marked his return to boyhood club Everton with a Premier League debut goal, as Everton edged Stoke City 1-0 at Goodison Park.Wayne Rooney headed home Calvert-Lewin’s pin point cross on the stroke of half time, to score his 199th goal in the Premier League.Rooney’s goal which won it for the blues today pic.twitter.com/OwxxjhL7LR— TheToffeeBlues (@EvertonNewsFeed) August 12, 2017Rooney’s strike was enough to earn Everton all three points as The Toffees begin their 2017/2018 Premier League campaign with a victory. Video Credit: Twitter.comRelatedlast_img

Betcade launches first mobile payments solution for gambling

first_img Share Submit Betsson falls foul of Spelinspektionen with SEK20m penalty June 10, 2020 StumbleUpon Ecommpay’s Anthony Medica: How fast payouts are key to boosting customer loyalty April 22, 2020 MuchBetter launches CashDuster to bridge payments and marketing dynamics November 28, 2019 Related Articles Share Betcade, the first gambling app store for Android, has announced the launch of Betcade Pay, the first mobile payments solution built and optimised for gambling customers.The secure, fast and easy-to-integrate service is now available for integration to gambling operators, and requires the fewest steps to deposit of any solution on the market.By Q1, Betcade Pay will begin to process UK consumers on Visa and MasterCard, which is available with and without charge-back protection and bank transfers.It will host more than 50 global payment methods by the end of the quarter as the service launches throughout Europe, with more methods continuously being added during 2017.David Chang, CEO of Betcade, said: “We’ve been working closely with operators and others in the industry all along to develop our product, roadmap and business model. Numerous operators are very positive on the payments component and have been asking to use the technology separately, so we have decided to make Betcade Pay available as a distinct product.“Not only will it help facilitate payments for both operators and users, Betcade Pay will help drive higher KPIs as well as offer competitive pricing structures for operators the world over.”Paul Dolman-Darrall, Chairman of Gamevy, added: “The industry’s been crying out for a payments facilitator like this. Not only does it support our business goals, it is easy to integrate, offers a seamless and safe payment process for customers, and enables us to offer something that no other payments facilitator in the world can.”Already an FCA licensed payment institution in the UK, as well as PCI compliant, Betcade Pay securely stores all personal identifiable information within the EU. As a payment facilitator, payments made are immediately passed onto the operators themselves, allowing them to have full autonomy with their loyal and trusted users.last_img read more

Betting on Football addresses latest developments in Italian betting market

first_img Related Articles Share StumbleUpon Italian bookmakers face cruel summer as ADM sanctions shop closures July 27, 2020 TVBET passes GLI test for five live games in Malta and Italy August 25, 2020 Submit CT Gaming bolsters Italian profile with The Betting Coach  August 27, 2020 Share SBC Events will include an Italian flavour again at Betting on Football 2017, with an Italian Market Profile session featuring SNAI, RCS Media Group and AC Milan.Betting on Football, which is being held on 3-5 May at Stamford Bridge, has covered the Italian market every year since it started in 2014, with help from Italian lawyer Quirino Mancini, now at Tonucci & Partners. As the market further evolves and expands, SBC Events is presenting the personnel to address the balance between retail and online activity in the Italian gambling market.Italy’s betting rules have been in constant development over the past decade or so with deregulation the theme. It has helped Italy become the biggest gambling market in Europe.However, while increased sports betting and casino activity is driving solid growth, there is still a relatively low penetration in online and mobile markets. Horse racing and online poker have also experienced a sharp decline in profits.SNAI CEO Fabio Schiavolin, AC Milan CCO Jaap Kalma and Francesco Carione, a senior RCS Media Group director and the publisher of Gazzetta dello Sport since 2013, will be headlining this first day #bofcon2017 panel.The star-studded trio will be on hand to discuss the shift in the market, the opportunity for sports betting to continue its growth (€192 to €347 million GGR from 2013-16) with a strong online and mobile focus, the potential for more industry consolidation to follow SNAI’s merger with Cogemat, synergies between sports, gaming and media, and how leading clubs in Serie A have reacted to falling behind European counterparts in terms of commercial revenue.Schiavolin commented: “I am very proud to drive a company which can praise both a centenary experience and a smart digital technology. The renewed Snaitech, born from the integration of Cogetech in Snai, is launching innovative betting services as we aim to entertain our customers and gain their loyalty through our omni-channel products. We are ready to compete at an international level.”Kalma commented: “Betting on football can enhance the enjoyment of watching a game, which is why the sports betting industry is a natural partner for football. AC Milan is interested in working closely with the sector in a sensible way that benefits our club and supporters. We are looking forward to sharing our ideas on the Italian market profile panel at Stamford Bridge.”Part of a Market Profile track covering the globe at Betting on Football 2017, ‘Italy – developing with the market’, sponsored by Tonucci & Partners and moderated by Mancini, will also cover the reception of virtual sports within the country, and how a tendering process for the award of 120 online gaming and 15,000 betting shop/corner shop licenses will affect the market.Mancini said: “It is going to be a great panel – the Italian betting market is one of the most vibrant in the Europe and with a new licensing round due to be called within the next few weeks, there are fresh opportunities for operators ready to enter a crowded and challenging yet also still dynamic and profitable market. Betting on Football is a great platform to discuss such developments with the cream of the international industry.”Click here to visit the event website and buy your Betting on Football ticket todayThe full agenda is available @ http://sbcevents.co.uk/betting-on-football-2017/agenda/last_img read more

Fortuna Entertainment records H1 2017 revenue & KPI growth despite enlargement costs

first_img SAZKA faces scrutiny following appointment of Flint Global as National Lottery advisor August 20, 2020 Polish wagering report highlights STS market dominance  August 17, 2020 Submit Mateusz Juroszek – Non-stop STS will expand amid industry disruptions August 12, 2020 Share Share StumbleUpon Related Articles Per WiderströmPresenting its H1 2017 interim results (period ending 30 June), Eastern European gambling operator Fortuna Entertainment Group has detailed a strong revenue performance combined with KPI gains driven by the growth of sports betting and gaming divisions.Updating the market, Fortuna would record a 40% group revenue increase to €720 million (H1 2016: €511 million), of which €650 million would be contributed by its sports betting and gaming activities.The firm’s significant revenue gains, would see Fortuna governance declare a period gross-win of €100 million, up 20% on corresponding H1 2017’s €80 million. Fortuna governance detailed that its metric gains were a testament of its corporate strategy set against a tough comparative 2016 period featuring UEFA Euro 2016.M&A and integration costs relating to the firm’s acquisitions of Hattrick Sports for €135 million (deal concluded May 2017) combined with the further outright purchase of Fortbet Romania assets for €47 million (March 2017) would impact Fortuna bottom-line.Closing a busy H1 2017, Fortuna governance would declare a period group EBITDA of €7.6 million down 22% on H1 2016’s €9.6 million. The company would declare period net profits of €2.5 millionUpdating investors, Fortuna governance detailed that it has moved to integrate new assets as the company seeks to become the outright leading multi-channel operator for Eastern European markets.Per Widerström, CEO and Chairman of the Board, Fortuna Entertainment Group N.V. Commented on H1 2017 performance“During the first half of the year, the volume of bets accepted by the Group continued to grow rapidly, reaching EUR 720.7m, up 40.9 percent compared to the same period the previous year. This strong growth was the result of solid performances in all traditional markets where Fortuna operates. The recently acquired Hattrick Sports Group Ltd., operating in Romania, Croatia and other countries, also contributed. Our operating profitability, as measured by EBITDA, was mainly influenced by the one-off costs associated with our expansion across the CEE region, coupled with integration into the Group of recently acquired business operations,”last_img read more

Celtic and Dafabet streaks ahead after MotoGP deal

first_imgShare Share Submit Dafabet grows cricket portfolio with Durham and Sussex deals July 15, 2020 Related Articles AsianBGE launches live instant win channel with Pin Projekt June 24, 2020 Betway and Dafabet grow La Liga sponsorship portfolios August 14, 2020 StumbleUpon Celtic Football Club will make its first foray into motorcycle racing at next month’s Macau Motorcycle Grand Prix, having joined forces with international road race winners Dafabet Devitt Racing.Both the seven-in-a-row Scottish champions and the multiple Isle of Man TT-winning race team are sponsored by online betting company Dafabet, and will use the event to promote the Glasgow club in the Far East where they already have a huge following.Brainchild of Dafabet Devitt Racing’s Danny Horne, the team’s Kawasaki ZX-10RR Superbike, set to be piloted by the North East rider Dominic Herbertson, will feature a unique and striking livery with their traditional racing colours being replaced by the famous green and white of Celtic FC. The livery will include the club’s famous logo and is sure to gain huge interest from both the thousands of race fans at the circuit and with the millions of worldwide television viewers.The Celtic bike has been built initially to be used in Macau Grand Prix next month, but will also be used in subsequent races throughout the season.Team owners Roy and Ben Constable have always had an immense passion for bikes, and this passion resulted in them fulfilling a dream in 2012 when they formed their own race team. They enlisted the considerable talents of Dean Harrison, who went on to give them their first Isle of Man TT victory in 2014 as well as becoming the first newcomer to record a lap of 130mph+ at the Ulster Grand Prix.Harrison left the team in 2015 and was replaced by Ivan Lintin, who ensured the success story continued with successive victories in the Lightweight class at the Isle of Man TT Races in 2015 and 2016, thus making it three-in-a-row for the team. He also became the first rider to lap the world famous 37.73-mile Mountain Course at more than 120mph on a Lightweight machine.Head of Marketing for Devitt Insurance Tom Warsop said: “We’re thrilled to be part of the project and think the Celtic Bike looks fantastic. The team are always looking for ways to innovate and work with amazing brands, which in turn, helps to promote Devitt as a leading bike insurance provider.”John Cruces, Head of Sponsorship and Marketing for Dafabet, said: “We’re delighted to bring together two of our partners with this project, which we believe can only benefit all concerned.“The bike looks absolutely stunning and is genuinely groundbreaking. We look forward to seeing the bike in action and wish Dominic the very best of luck.”Gordon Kaye, Head of Business Development at Celtic, added: “Dafabet have once again shown what can be achieved through an innovative approach to sports partnerships. We are delighted that the club crest will have pride of place on the Dafabet Devitt bike and we look forward to supporting Dominic and his crew as they sport the Hoops and Celtic training wear for the remainder of the race season.”last_img read more

Betway grows esports portfolio with ESL partnership

first_img StumbleUpon Share Related Articles Betway and Dafabet grow La Liga sponsorship portfolios August 14, 2020 ESI Digital – No Drama Please… Esports growth should be treated as business as usual  August 20, 2020 Submit Real Betis selects Betway as its official shirt sponsor August 10, 2020 Share Online bookmaker Betway has confirmed that it has extended its partnership with ESLGaming (ESL), which will see the operator continue to act as the exclusive sponsor of ESL’s largest flagship events. The extension, which includes a clause to renew the partnership after one year, will give the operator exclusive “behind the scenes” access, in addition to VIP hospitality, in-stream and in-stadia branding, as well as host of experiential and digital assets.Adam Savinson, Head of esports at Betway, commented: “ESL are among the elite event organizers across the global esports landscape, so we’re delighted to extend this relationship following another successful year for all involved. “At Betway we remain committed to reaching and entertaining even more esports fans around the globe.”The bookmaker will continue to sponsor the largest CS:GO events on the circuit, including IEM Katowice, ESL One Cologne and Season 9 and 10 of the ESL Pro League, among many others. Bernhard Mogk, SVP of Global Sales & Business Development at ESL, celebrated the extended partnership: “We are glad to continue our partnership with such a strong and reliable partner like Betway. Having Betway as a truly global partner, across various CS:GO tournaments and leagues, creates benefits for fans all over the world.”Betway has recently announced that it would also be sponsoring German esports team Berlin International Gaming (BIG), growing the operator’s esports portfolio.last_img read more

Metric Gaming boosts US product capacity with Sports IQ odds

first_img tweet Metric Gaming launches InAndOutBet sportsbook January 20, 2020 Related Articles Submit StumbleUpon Bet.Works agrees new partnership with Sports IQ August 5, 2020 SvenPlay confirms Metric Gaming sportsbook extension February 20, 2020 Share Martin de Knijff – Metric GamingMetric Gaming has entered a strategic partnership with US sports odds compiler Sports IQ to build and launch a full suite of next generation US sports betting products.Updating stakeholders, Metric Gaming and Sports IQ will team-up to develop a one-stop solution for the major US pro-leagues (NFL, NBA, MLB and NHL), delivering an optimal ‘simple price feed’ for US wagering incumbents.Partnership frameworks will see Metric combine its sportsbook development capacity with Sports IQ’s deep data proprietary modelling technology providing robust pricing and superior product features tailored for US sports audiences.Collaborating with Sports IQ, Metric Gaming management will seek to display new wagering provisions in Q1 of next year.Martin de Knijff, CEO at Metric Gaming, said: “We are delighted to partner with a company of Sports IQ’s calibre. The two businesses have similar DNA; we’re both committed to working at the sharpest end of the industry, competing on quality and winning in the right way. These products will represent a sharp improvement on the current quality benchmark of US Sports products available, particularly for the nascent US market.”Omer Dor, Co-Founder at Sports IQ, added: “We believe there is a new standard of expectation from suppliers to deliver innovative, reliable and best-in-class products. We are delighted to be working with an exciting company like Metric Gaming as they match our aspirations, and we recognize their huge potential to further disrupt the B2B sport betting market in Europe, the US, and beyond. We look forward to their new and existing clients benefiting from the Sports IQ suite of products.”last_img read more