Tag Archives: diet


Is Gluten Free for Everyone?

Gluten free’ used to be a guidance phrase for those diagnosed with coeliac disease. Nowadays, it is becoming an increasingly popular term adopted by food companies, cafes and restaurants alike, and you may have already been tempted into buying these products yourself because they appear to be the ‘healthier’ option....

10 ways to stop your Snaccidents

You’ve done it again, you’ve looked down and all the chocolate is gone! Who ate that?  You ask… Then with a feeling of total dismay, you realise the grim truth, that it was all you. Don’t fret, it happens to us all and while the occasional snaccident may not be...

It’s about so much more than ‘diet’…

By Cliff Harvey ND, Dip.Fit, PhD (c) In nutrition, we debate the relative virtues of all sorts of things, from high-carb vs low-carb, through to plant-based vs paleo, and many other seemingly contrary points of view.  What’s seldom talked about though is that the ‘exact’ diet you follow possibly has...

Macros & Calories

Macros or macronutrient are the three major units that provide energy for your body, they are comprised of carbohydrates, fats and protein. Macronutrients have a huge impact on the biological processes within your body, including hormonal production, the health of your immune system, metabolic functioning, body composition and many more....