Saga Magazine Author

Siski Green

Award-winning journalist Siski Green has been writing health news and features for Saga magazine for more than ten years, as well as for other consumer magazines such as Cosmopolitan, Glamour, Men's Health and GQ. She lives in Chile where she leads a healthy life, exercising regularly, and eating lots of fresh fruit and vegetables. The only piece of health advice she ignores is to drink green tea. It's Earl Grey or nothing!  


Latest Articles from Siski

Pot and cup of green tea
Health & Wellbeing

Green tea health benefits

Green tea has been linked to weight loss and a reduced risk of cancer.

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Milk Thistle plant
Health & Wellbeing

Milk thistle health benefits

Milk thistle protects against liver damage from alcohol, hepatitis and chemical toxins.

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Spoon containing powdered guarana
Health & Wellbeing

Guarana

Used in South America to treat diarrhoea, reduce hunger and as a tonic.

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Goldenseal tablets
Health & Wellbeing

Goldenseal

Powdered root and rhizome (underground stem) are used to make extracts, tablets and capsules

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Gisneng root
Health & Wellbeing

Gingseng

Ginseng is widely known as a supplement for erectile dysfunction.

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Garlic bulbs
Health & Wellbeing

Health benefits of garlic

The garlic bulb is familiar in cooking and herbal circles as a source of flavour and odour

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Ginger root and powder
Health & Wellbeing

Health benefits of ginger

Ginger has been used as a herbal remedy since ancient times.

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Ginkgo Biloba plant
Health & Wellbeing

Health uses of ginkgo biloba

The dried leaves are used to make tablets, capsules and liquid tinctures

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Echinacea flower and tea
Health & Wellbeing

Echinacea as a herbal remedy

Find out how taking echinacea tablets, drops or tea might help beat a cold.

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