I was pondering what to write this week’s blog about and as I was filling up the dog bowl it occurred to me that water would be a good topic. Especially as it’s lovely and hot at the moment and you are all hopefully having plenty of the wet stuff (drinking it as well as… Continue reading The Wet Stuff
At a recent nutrition and supplement information evening a school nurse pointed out that they no longer use the Eat Well Guide the Public Health of England published last year (well they revised it last year). The reason for that being that it is too carb heavy. So I thought, time to look at this… Continue reading What’s on your plate?
Well maybe you should! I was skyping with my parents in Germany when they mentioned that they are doing a dance course. They are in their 60s and can both dance (like all East Germans!) but they thought it would be a fun thing to do, and gets them active. What a good idea! And… Continue reading I Don’t Feel Like Dancin’
As I was having a full-caf coffee this morning I was wondering what the truth about coffee being bad for you really is. During my nutrition and supplement training I learned that caffeine boosts your metabolism and a supplement that does just that is included in our C9 and FIT15 programmes. So I thought, time… Continue reading Coffee – how bad is it really?
So after writing lifestyle blogs for the last two weeks, I thought it was time for another one about a specific Vitamin. And I went for the one that is best known. It actually is the most searched vitamin on the internet! I used to buy it as an effervescent tablet from Sainsbury’s but since… Continue reading The Truth about Vitamin C
Sleeping like a baby. Wouldn’t we all like that? Sleep is definitely a part of a healthy lifestyle and the recent BBC documentary on sleep got me interested in this. Did you watch it? “The Truth about… Sleep”. It’s still on BBC iplayer and definitely worth a watch. But if you don’t have time to… Continue reading Zzzzzzzzzzzz…
“All disease begins in the gut.”– Hippocrates said this more than 2,000 years ago, but we’re only now coming to understand just how right he was. Research over the past two decades has revealed that gut health is critical to overall health. When your gut is unhealthy, it can cause more than just stomach pain,… Continue reading Gutted