Why is good health so hard to achieve?

The cornerstones of good health are diet, lifestyle and environment (plus a little bit of genetics but that’s for another blog). Sometimes we refer to this as a three-legged stool. If you’ve ever tried to improve your health unsuccessfully, ask yourself if you have missed out one or more of the legs. This is why, … Read more

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5 easy, effective tips to improve your digestion

Problems with digestion are some of the most common reasons why clients come to see me here in my clinic. More obvious symptoms can include heartburn, bloating or sensations of fullness, indigestion, excessive flatulence or burping, constipation or diarrhoea. Less obvious signs that your digestion is not as good as it could be might include … Read more

How to support your lungs this bushfire season

Our lungs are part of our detoxification system.  Like our liver, bowel, kidneys, lymphatic system and skin, our lungs filter out toxins.  At the moment, with the bushfires across Australia our lungs are being exposed to some pretty nasty toxins and they are working overtime. We can do our best to minimise our exposure to … Read more

The underappreciated value of “stop therapy”

The simple definition of stop therapy is: just stop doing the thing that is not serving your physical or mental health Just stop doing bad stuff. It sounds obvious really. I think it’s fair to say we don’t go around literally hitting our heads against a brick wall. We know it’s not good for us, … Read more

Autumn fruits and vegetables…eating with the seasons

With the onset of autumn, it’s time to start thinking about autumnal food. The weather starts to cool and the time is right to contemplate foods that are more warming as well as ones that provide you with the key nutrients you need to survive the onset of cold and flu season. It’s funny how … Read more