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Seasonal salads

Seasonal salads

Published Apr 12, 2020 Sardine and tomato salad with olives and red onion A true taste of the healthy Mediterranean diet, this salad is surprisingly filling. Sardines are an excellent choice as they are oily fish and contain many nutritional benefits – even tinned...

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Vitamin B12 foods for vegans

Vitamin B12 foods for vegans

Published April 8, 2021 Veganism has never been more popular than it is today. A decade or two ago it was rare to encounter anyone following this lifestyle - now vegan food is sold in high street coffee bars. Veganism is a heartfelt ethical choice but it can pose...

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Best Vitamin D Foods for Vegans

Best Vitamin D Foods for Vegans

Published April 5, 2021 Following a vegan diet is an expression of real commitment to animal and environmental welfare - but it is a lifestyle that comes with some challenges. These include not just sourcing truly vegan food in a meat-eating world, but also ensuring...

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Controlling Type 2 Diabetes with Your Diet

Controlling Type 2 Diabetes with Your Diet

Published April 1, 2021 Diabetes has an increasingly high profile in the 21st century, thanks in no small part to modern sedentary lifestyles. But it is not a monolithic condition: there are in fact two principal - and significantly different - types of diabetes: type...

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Do hair supplements actually work?

Do hair supplements actually work?

Published March 29, 2021 We’ve all seen them, those ads that lurk in various corners of the internet promising lustrous locks and shiny curls if you only take this or that hair supplement. Generations of men worried about their receding hairlines have been the...

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The Best Probiotics for IBS

The Best Probiotics for IBS

Published March 25, 2021 Irritable bowel syndrome, or IBS, is a regular source of discomfort and misery for many. This chronic condition can cause such unpleasant symptoms as bloating, constipation and diarrhea. And unfortunately, there is no cure - in medical...

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Common Symptoms of Hormonal Weight Gain

Common Symptoms of Hormonal Weight Gain

Published March 22, 2021 Hormones are potent organic molecules, one of a class involved in ‘signaling’ - that is to say, transmitting information from one organ within the body to another. This signaling plays a central role in a whole range of fundamental biological...

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Probiotics vs prebiotics

Probiotics vs prebiotics

Published Mar 15, 2021 Explore the differences between probiotics vs prebiotics and learn how these nutrients can keep your digestive system balanced and healthy. It’s easy to take the gut for granted but it plays a central role in our day-to-day lives, processing the...

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What is egg intolerance?

What is egg intolerance?

Published Feb 22, 2021 Many people struggle to properly digest eggs. But just what are the symptoms of egg intolerance and what makes them different to an allergic reaction? For many of us, eggs are a tasty breakfast staple and hearty baking standby. But for some less...

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Our Health Quiz

Our Health Quiz

Published Feb 19, 2021 The old maxim ‘you don’t know what you’ve got until it’s gone’ certainly applies to health. It’s a pretty precious resource but it’s all too easy to take your health for granted until illness unexpectedly arrives and suddenly, you’re not healthy...

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Almond Victoria Sponge

Almond Victoria Sponge

Published Feb 17, 2021 Whether you have a wheat allergy or not, this sponge is light, fluffy and totally delicious! If you do not want to consume too much sugar, you can use a sugar substitute, as below. We have also not used jam, but fresh fruit instead. If you want...

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Food Intolerance Symptoms Chart

Food Intolerance Symptoms Chart

Published Feb 12, 2021 Intolerances to food are a major source of everyday misery for many. Although the exact percentage of the population to suffer from food intolerance is disputed, there’s no doubt that the problem is widespread, and growing.   First, a note...

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A complete guide to a lactose-free diet

A complete guide to a lactose-free diet

Published Feb 12, 2021 Just what is lactose and why is avoiding this natural milk sugar sometimes the best thing you can do for your health? When most people think of milk they picture a white liquid in bottles and cartons, ready to pour onto their breakfast cereal or...

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Power greens super smoothie

Power greens super smoothie

Published Feb 6, 2021 Leafy greens are a powerhouse of vitamins and minerals – spinach is believed to be one of the ‘superfoods’. With a vegetable smoothie, you still need a little sweetness, and this is provided by the kiwi and pineapple. You can substitute the milk...

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Does Vitamin D Help Muscle Growth?

Does Vitamin D Help Muscle Growth?

Published Feb 5, 2021 Vitamin D’s important role in maintaining health includes the promotion of muscle growth according to a recent study. Learn more in this post. There are 13 vitamins in total, each with an important role to play in keeping us healthy. But vitamin...

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How to supercharge your diet with superfoods!

How to supercharge your diet with superfoods!

Published Feb 2, 2021 If healthy living and an active lifestyle is important to you, then you’ll know that diet also plays an important role. Whether you’re working out for weight loss, or to stay or get fit, or you’re simply living your healthiest life, then you need...

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Super Leafy Green Mac & Cheese

Super Leafy Green Mac & Cheese

Published Jan 30, 2021 Mac ‘n Cheese doesn’t have to be just that! If you add some luscious leafy greens to the pasta mix, you not only get more flavour, but also a sumptuous bundle of health! Try it with a spinach mix, or a kale mix or both and add a luxurious...

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