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Do you remember the famous couple of the movie « Grease » formed by Danny (John Travolta) and the sweet laidy Sandy (Olivia Newton-John) ? Well, during the 90’s, at the age of 43 the lovely Olivia was diagnosed with breast cancer. During this tough battle she decided to follow a strict macrobiotic diet.

Today, she has a healthy life although she prefers eating uncooked food and a diet that she calls « Herbiage » that is basically a lot salad and vegetables, proteins and she includes the famous peruvian Camu-Camu in her diet.

Olivia is very involved in helping people fighting against Cancer and she has also published a cookbook called « Livwise » where she uses not only Camu Camu but also Maca.

You can listen her interview made during the BBC program the Woman’s Hour in 2012 where she talked about her experience during her illness and and how she overcame that dificult moment.

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