Health + Nutrition Tips

Malnutrition: What you need to know

Malnutrition: What you need to know

This blog post is sponsored by Nutricia to help educate you about malnutrition. Malnutrition affects billions of people worldwide and can lead to serious health issues.  In Australia, malnutrition affects approximately 10 – 30% of people living in the community,...

Is Bread Good For Your Gut Health?

Is Bread Good For Your Gut Health?

“Is bread good for your gut health?” This is a question I am frequently asked as a Dietitian.Some people claim that bread is bad for your gut health while others say that going gluten-free or low-carb will heal your gut. But before you go swapping your bread or...

Should You Go Plant Based in 2021?

Should You Go Plant Based in 2021?

What are your goals for the new year? Are you are wanting to step up your health game, live longer and even help the planet? Then eating more plant foods is the way to go!  What is a Plant Based Diet? A plant based diet is not just another fad diet that you try...

How To Build A Healthy School Lunchbox

How To Build A Healthy School Lunchbox

Giving your kids healthy and varied lunches that they will enjoy can be extremely challenging! Optimising kids’ health through nutrition is essential. Children need adequate nutrition not only for healthy growth and development, but to maximise learning, energy, and...

The Alkaline Diet – What the Science Says

The Alkaline Diet – What the Science Says

The alkaline diet has a number of proposed health benefits including improved heart and brain function and reduced risk of type two diabetes. It has also been claimed to halt cancer growth. But what does the science actually say? Are these proposed benefits merely...