Legumes – packed full of goodness

Posted by Alexander on August 15th, 2017 (Diet, Good Foods, Health)

Legumes are Nutritious, low in fat and health promoting Population studies have found eating legume is associated with a significantly reduced risk of coronary heart disease (CHD) and cardiovascular disease (CVD)3,4. One study found including legumes in the diet four times a week reduced CHD risk by over 20% and CVD risk by over 10%4. […]

Do French children eat everything?

Posted by Alexander on May 30th, 2017 (Good Foods, Health)

We have much to learn from the French when it comes to educating our children about healthy eating and good food, as Karen Le Billon discovered. This week I learned of a fellow foodie who shares the same ethos of healthy eating as I do, particularly when it comes to teaching children about healthy eating […]

Tan your mushrooms and boost vitamin D levels

Posted by Alexander on September 6th, 2016 (Nutrition)

Very few food sources are rich in vitamin D, but research has shown that putting mushrooms out in the sun increases their vitamin D levels.  Just 4 are sufficient for the average person’s daily needs. Vitamin D is essential for good bone health, because it assists in the absorption of calcium, which is the building-block […]

Healthy Eating Guidelines

Posted by Alexander on July 25th, 2016 (Uncategorized)

Thinking ahead and planning meals and snacks for yourself or your family based on the Australian Dietary Guidelines and Australian Guide To Healthy Eating is the key to healthy eating and also the best way to lose weight. Planning helps manage the budget, makes shopping easier and maximises foods that are high in nutrients, but […]

March Nutrition News

Posted by Alexander on March 10th, 2016 (Uncategorized)

Welcome to our March edition of Nutrition News. Its that time of the year when we look forward to the year ahead and ponder what changes we want to make to improve our lives. Our 10 Week Anti-Diet Wellness program has now been running for 4 years and is run either via weekly phone sessions or face […]

How Diet Can Have A positive Impact On Fertility

Posted by Alexander on March 8th, 2016 (Diet, Good Foods, Health, Nutrition)

Diet alone is not clinically proven to lead to improved fertility, yet researchers have found promising evidence that nutrition can have a positive impact on fertility. Avoid trans fats Trans fats are linked to many health conditions, including heart disease and diabetes. It also appears that a correlation exists between these dangerous fats and ovulation […]

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