Let me ask you a question. How long has it been since you felt good in your body? I mean really good. Are you waiting till summer, hoping you can hide under winter woollies before you think about the next diet? If you made the commitment to finally fit into that favourite dress again – […]
By Linda Funnell-Milner, Functional Nutritionist “I’ve Tried Every Diet and none of them work.” Does this sound like you? Losing weight is not always easy and some diets get good results early but then don’t deliver from week 4 or 5 onwards.
Energy & Stamina – they’re crucial in getting you over the finish line in any high intensity sport or endurance race. How do you keep stamina & energy levels high throughout an event? What are people doing wrong that you should be avoiding? Let’s take a closer look…
What if you’re NOT an athelete? Can you still successfully compete AND complete in Endurance races? Absolutely. With the help of Carbs…let’s take a closer look.
The pain of Plantar Fasciitis is sharp and agonising, with each step producing a sharp stabbing sensation. In this article we look at some strategies for people with Plantar Fasciitis when they think they’ve tried everything.
Sleep like a baby – How Ridiculous! It’s an old saying to “sleep like a baby”, but the fact of the matter is the majority of babies aren’t great sleepers. In this post, we’ll use babies as a GREAT example of our primal need for good sleep. You may think, but babies keep adults up […]
If you feel guilty about eating chocolate, are a self-confessed chocaholic or struggle with food cravings, this post is for you. I’m a Nutritionist that says YOU CAN eat some chocolate. Cocoa Flavanols, some of the active components found in dark chocolate have benefits for human health. To the tantalising delight of chocolate lovers everywhere, […]
Food Cravings of the unhealthy type can be a HUGE hurdle when it comes to weight loss and fat loss plans. But did you know that your genetics could be the reason you crave food at the oddest of times or have stuggles losing weight altogether? In this post we look at some of the […]
Why does everyone talk about Zinc? Zinc is an essential trace mineral and is one of the most abundant to be found in the body – 60% is in the muscles that support your skeleton and 30% is in the bones. It’s important for several reasons, so let’s take a look at why you need to […]
Zinc is a trace miners that is essential to many processes in the body. Being aware of the early warning signs of deficiency can help you avoid health problems, especially recurrent colds and poor immunity. But let’s take a look at what else Zinc Deficiency can cause.