Tag Archives: nutrient absorption

How to Beat Those Cravings Once And For All

  Sugar is not your friend. Sorry to say it, but there it is.  I know, I know, it’s yummy and how bad can it really be? I hate to be the bearer of bad news, but to convince yourself … Continue reading

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Avocados for health…..do you or don’t you?

  Why do so many people still fear the divine avocado? You know, you really should be more afraid of the fruit-flavoured yogurt or bowl of Special K you may have eaten for breakfast this morning. I see so many … Continue reading

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Secret to sugar detox – new green smoothie recipe!

Sunday morning I woke up with a food hangover. Yes, even we nutritionists overdo it sometimes. We are, after all, only human. A few too many of those “oh they’re so tiny I can have one more” Halloween chocolates, that … Continue reading

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Thinking of going gluten-free?

One of the most common questions I’ve been receiving recently is about the gluten-free fervour that everyone has been hearing about but few really know anything about. Seems like we all have a friend, a neighbour, or an uncle who … Continue reading

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Sweeten your day with a little honey

Do you ever have those times when you rediscover a food you haven’t been eating for a while and then wonder why you haven’t been eating it for a while? Right now, that’s me. Last week I came across a … Continue reading

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