You may have heard of the gene MTHFR. It stands for methyl tetrahydrofolate Reductaseand it’s pretty popular right now. Essentially it’s responsible for making the folate or folic acid we take through food or supplements into an active form the body can use, and around 2 in every 5 people have a variant of this […]
Ketogenic Diets: Everyone is going Keto, talking Keto, reading Keto and cooking Keto. Is Ketogenic the ‘latest fad diet’ and would I recommend it to my clients? Linda Funnell-Milner, Functional Nutritionist gives her opinion in this post.
Are you hobbling around wondering what’s going on with your heel? Does it feel like some sharp pain is driving into your foot? Or you have a diagnosis and need some pain relief in your foot? Acupuncture has some relief solutions to people experiencing Heel and foot pain, so let’s take a look at the ways […]
Have you ever injured your elbow and found you suddenly lose strength in lifting things? Or wake up with a sore elbow and have no idea why it’s so sore? Tennis elbow could be the answer and it can be easily relieved with Acupuncture.
Does Acupuncture help PMS? (Pre-Menstrual Syndrome) Using Acupuncture is a positive support for your body during this time of the month. Let’s take a look at some of Chinese Medicine & Acupuncture strategies to help a woman with PMS.
Acupuncture to benefit the face and skin has been reported in Chinese Medical texts for longer than your think. Its not about vanity, but looking after and conditioning the tissues of the face to reduce signs of ageing and stress. And it’s now available at Family Wellness Centre.
We have designed a checklist for you to reflect on how you’re feeling during this joyful (but stressful) time. It asks some questions to get you thinking about what’s important for you. Christmas isn’t always happy for everyone and we want to support you the best we can. Getting through Christmas stress doesn’t have to be about […]
At Family Wellness Centre we are all for minimising waste and a big question after the BIG DAY is What do I do with Christmas leftovers? And also, what’s all this about Minimising?
Here are 3 Easy tips to get your Nutrition back on track this Summer after a Winter of colds, flus and illness. Its time for Comfort food to take a back seat as you embrace the colours and flavours of Seasonal food during Summer.
A nourishing and hearty salad filled with dark leafy greens, vegetables, healthy fats, and protein. Ingredients • 2 cups romaine, roughly chopped • 1 cup spinach- wilted • 4-5 roasted Brussel sprouts (from batch cooking day) • 1 roasted sweet potato • Small tomatoes • ½ cup carrots, shredded or diced • ¼ cup cucumber, […]