Reading Time: 12 minutes I’m sure many of you have seen so many headlines out there saying that “supplements are a waste of money” and that they have no health benefits. Some even promote the fact that not only do they not work, they may be harmful to you. The truth is, many of these … More Should I Supplement? Or Is It A Waste Of Money?
Reading Time: 8 minutes We have all heard of the term; “you are what you eat” right? I’m sure we have, well it’s definitely true. There is absolute certainty that what we put into our bodies is exactly what we get. So how about you? Are you getting the right amount of nutrition you need … More How Much Nutrition Is Actually In Your Food? The Perfect Diet – Is It A Myth?
Holy smokes, its week 7! This diet is flying by and its almost exam time at uni… This is when I’m going to have to start ordering mealpreps from my partner My Fitness Kitchn to help me with my diet because aint nobody got time to cook and shop and wash during exam season. 13/10/16 … More 8 Week Total Body Transformation Diary – Week 7
I’ve been thinking about the cut these last few days and have decided to try something different. I plan to increase my calories slightly to just over my BMR and train with volume to increase calorie burning. On average each workout now burns about 500-800 calories which puts me back into deficit. 06/10/16 – Weighed … More 8 Week Total Body Transformation Diary – Week 6
The start of the 5th week means that I’ve had 4 weeks of solid dieting, I can safely say that my lifestyle has started adapting and by now the good habits have formed. I wake up earlier than what I used to, I have more energy, I’m more alert, I love cooking even more, I … More 8 Week Total Body Transformation Diary – Week 5
Reading time: 4 minutes Are you planning for pregnancy? Or are you currently pregnant? We are currently riding through rough times in the obesity epidemic, with Australia weighing in heavily on the scales, something needs to be done. Currently, there is a lot of research being done in the field of microbiota. For those of … More Are you setting your child up for metabolic failure?
Reading Time: 7 mins Lately I’ve been doing a lot of research at uni, especially in regards to diabetes. We hear the word diabetes a lot, but how many people know what it actually is? I would say for every 4-5 people I speak to, at least 1 or more of them will know of … More Diabetes – A Global Epidemic
Reading time: 7 minutes Let’s have a look at the stats. Based on the last Australian Bureau of Statistics Health Survey in 2011-12 , the numbers below were recorded: 63% of Autralian adults are obese or overweight (35% overweight, 28% obese). Ranked 4th fattest country on the planet. 25% of children aged 2-17 are obese … More Obesity – The Silent Epidemic
Reading Time: 6 minutes Chronic Disease. What is it? What does it do? How does it affect me? For most of us, we recognise the terms; diabetes, obesity, high blood pressure (hypertension), heart disease (CVD), cancer, stroke, respiratory disease and so on but what we fail to realise is that all of these maladies are grouped … More Chronic Disease