When we are under stress, we burn magnesium. Most of us spend a considerable amount of time in a stress mode. Think: commute to work, morning presentation, awkward client, massive queue at the coffee shop. Yes, these are all modern stressors that can be burning up your magnesium … More Magnesium and why every busy person needs to know more about this mineral.
You invest in a new suit, maybe a personal trainer? But what about whats going on inside? How much thought do we give to how well that’s all working?? … More Do you invest as much on your inside as your outside?
There are many benefits to dog ownership, some might surprise you. … More Did you know that January is international walk your dog month?
This week I did a taste test for the guys at Wilderfit. Both have lost quite a bit of weight and are committed to improving their fitness levels, so it seemed an appropriate time to introduce them to the benefits of smoothies, juices and energy balls. We included ingredients for their health and repairing benefits* … More Taste test with the Wilderfit boys
The Dalai Lama when asked what surprises him “Man! Because he sacrifices his health in order to make money. Then he sacrifices money to recuperate his health. And then he is so anxious about the future that he does not enjoy the present; the result being that he does not live in the present or … More Today is for living, don’t wait till tomorrow
There has beeen an enormous interest in vegan diets of late, and I have noticed more of my clients, and friends, are becoming vegan. Even more are considering it; or at the very least, eating a more plant based diet. A recent study by the Vegan society found that over 20% of respondents would consider … More What do you need to know if you want to eat a more plant based diet?
Click to hear my review of The 4 Pillar Plan by Dr Rangan Chattergee. A lovely book that is helpful, has lots of tips, and encourages you to make small changes across the 4 Pillars of – RELAX, EAT, MOVE, SLEEP.
Some simple tips on how to deal with that horrible feeling in your stomach when you are stressed or anxious. … More Anxious Stomach
Iron deficiency is surprisingly common in the UK. It is particularly prevalent among infants, teenage girls, pregnant women and the elderly. I, myself, have been rejected from giving blood on several occasions due to low iron levels, and I now ensure I eat iron rich foods regularly. Iron plays a critical role in transferring oxygen around … More Iron rich foods
In the UK we only eat, on average, about half the amount of fibre that we should. It seems perfectly acceptable to discuss how many carbs or protein you are eating, and the latest diets, however talking about fibre is deemed to be much less acceptable. The obvious link between fibre and bowel movements means … More Eating more fibre will make you happier