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Nutrition is constantly in the media and as Dietitians we endeavour to monitor scientific change and balance it with practical application and the enjoyment of food.

Could you make healthier decisions when shopping?

Every food item we drop into our supermarket trolley isn’t just affecting us but also the health of those we provide food for. How well do you shop? Read more »

Take action for better holiday health!

Whether you prefer a holiday blobbing out by a pool or more action packed, making good food and exercise choices while away can see you return relaxed and healthier. Read more »

How to put ‘real’ flavour into your cooking

It can be so easy to snip the top off a packet of flavouring when cooking. But if we really want to reduce the salt, fat and sugar in our diet natural flavours are best. Find out how. Read more »

Be wary of ‘people pleasing’ it can ruin your health

Be careful trying to appease everyone. If taken to excess “people pleasing behaviour’ can ruin your health and relationships. Read more »

Fruit and vegetables build a healthier workforce

A well workforce is healthy and productive. So if buying your lunch what sort of food should you be choosing in order to maximise your work output? Read more »

Dietary help for women with PCOS

Polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS) is a common cause of infertility in 6-20% of women of reproductive age causing a range of hormonal and metabolic effects that can impact on a women’s physical and mental health. Read more »

Independent thinking could help your plans for better health this year

While people pride themselves on individual thinking and creativity today, when it comes to eating, drinking and smoking, group mentality can take over. Learn how to keep your goals on track this year. Read more »

Get children cooking this Christmas

Increasing the confidence of children to cook from scratch is now seen as part of the strategy to reduce chronic diet related disease and obesity. We offer 12 top foods to know how to cook before leaving home. Read more »

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