Tag: fad diets

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Diets Don’t Work! So What Does?

January 17, 2018

If you have followed me long enough you will know I’m not a big believer of diets (unless of course you have a diagnosed condition such as coeliac disease or fructose malabsorption etc). Diets set us up to fail because they are not sustainable over a life time. Removing foods forever is a big ask and very difficult for the mindset. I can’t imagine to be told to never again indulge in chocolate or Christmas pudding or fresh bread or a magnificent pasta dish. Whilst our intentions, motiv....

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Eat Well for Life

August 17, 2015

I spoke about healthy eating at our “Just for the Health of It” day recently in-store, and many have asked me to write about this workshop. According to Healthy Together Geelong, 56% of adults in Geelong are overweight; “95% don’t eat enough vegetables; 58% don’t eat enough fruit; nearly one quarter smoke and 22,400 adults in Geelong experience high levels of psychological distress including feeling nervous, hopeless, restless, sad and worthless”. My passion is to address the way....

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