The Long and Short on Proton Pump Inhibitors

This medication is now up there with the most commonly prescribed medications in the Western world, despite the emerging evidence that long term use of them reduces your lifespan.  In writing this article I have no intention of you independently taking yourself off Proton Pump Inhibitors (PPIs), however I do hope this encourages you to […]

Will You “Lose the Booze” This October?

Ocsober

Hi team, I’m excited to share that I am an ambassador for Ocsober, where we ‘lose the booze’ this October to help Aussie kids! Ocsober is run by the team at Life Education, and every dollar raised will go towards funding education program to prevent drug and alcohol related harm, and help our kids to live […]

The Contraceptive Pill – What you need to know before having a baby

Pre conception care, Oral Contraceptive Pill

 The Oral Contraceptive Pill – A blessing or a curse?   Numerous women around the world rely on the Oral Contraceptive Pill (OCP), whether it be for hormonal regulation or contraception. But what many women don’t know, or aren’t advised of, are the detrimental effects it can have on their health. This is especially evident […]

Is Coconut Oil “Pure Poison”?

Coconut Oi

Recently this article has been making waves across the media, demonising coconut oil, due to its saturated fat content. This is not new news, but has unfortunately been part of our nutrition conversation for over five decades. Health authorities and professionals have been telling us that the consumption of saturated fat increases the risk of heart […]