/Nutrition

S.A.D. To See The Sun Go?

2019-10-03T15:10:02+00:00Categories: Genetics, Nutrition|Tags: , , , |

With autumn in full swing and the nights closing in rapidly, it won’t be long before the clocks change plunging us all into darkness for the next 6 months. We ask the question “Are you S.A.D. to see the sun go?” - and do the winter months have an effect on your mental and [...]

Vegan Diets Risk Insufficient Choline – A Critical Nutrient

2019-09-24T15:28:30+00:00Categories: Health and Wellbeing, Nutrition|Tags: |

As plant-based and vegan diets increase in popularity across the world, so do the studies in to areas of possible deficiencies for their followers. A recent study has highlighted the potential risk of choline deficiency as diets rich in animal products becomes fewer and fewer. Choline is a water-soluble nutrient that is neither classified [...]

Magnesium Foods

2019-08-01T16:33:05+00:00Categories: Nutrition|Tags: , , |

Health & Wellbeing As half the world’s population is deficient in Magnesium, is it any wonder that many of the negative health connotations associated with deficiency are so prevalent. These include muscle fatigue and weakness, high blood pressure, osteoporosis, anxiety and depression, hormonal regulation and sleep issues. Weight Loss If you want to lose [...]

Do You Have An Increased Carb Risk?

2019-07-26T12:16:17+00:00Categories: Nutrition|Tags: , , , , |

Carbohydrates are a combination of both small and large molecules that comprise about 40 to 45 percent of the energy supply for your body. Certain types of carbohydrates, such as fibre resistant starches don't get absorbed into your body for energy, but play an extremely important role in your gastrointestinal tract, supporting digestion and [...]

Omega-3 Foods

2019-07-26T12:16:57+00:00Categories: DNA, Fat Loss, Fitness, Health and Wellbeing, Muscle Building, Nutrition|Tags: |

Omega-3 for Health & Wellbeing Omega 3 fatty acids are extremely important to your health, and offer a variety of benefits to both your body and brain. Omega 3 can also help combat the pro-inflammatory response seen from diets higher in grains, vegetable oils and processed foods, which are all high in Omega 6 [...]

Choline Foods

2019-07-26T12:17:49+00:00Categories: DNA, Nutrition|

Choline for Health & Wellbeing Whilst optimal choline levels may not offer any fitness related properties, deficiency can offer a variety of negative health effects or illnesses, such as: Fatty liver Liver Cirrhosis Kidney Haemorrhage Choline for Fat Loss Choline plays an important role in fat transportations and metabolism, with particular attention to cholesterol [...]

Folate Foods

2019-07-26T12:19:31+00:00Categories: Health and Wellbeing, Muscle Building, Nutrition|Tags: , , |

Folate for Health & Wellbeing Folate is extremely important for reducing homocysteine levels in the blood, which is a biomarker and indicator that is linked to increased risk of heart attacks, strokes and cardiovascular disease. Folate for Fat Loss Whilst folate does not have a direct effect on weight loss or fat metabolism, it [...]