How to approach sugar/food addiction

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In this episode, we discuss the popular and common concept of “sugar addiction.” Is it a “thing?” What is the current state of the scientific literature in this area? How should we approach it in the context of our journey toward a healthier lifestyle? Is addressing possible sugar addiction a good place to start when […]

How to keep your calm in an upside down world

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It is December 2020 and it feels like we are living in a sci-fi movie… We are in the midst of a worldwide pandemic and the pace of change is faster than any rapid weight loss programme could ever promise. Without getting into depressing the detail, you are most likely wondering how to think and […]

Why is the Mediterranean Diet really healthier?

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We often associate the Mediterranean Diet with being healthier because of what it consists of – olive oil, whole grains, plenty of fresh produce. Whilst this is likely to be true, could there be more to it than meets the eye? What about how they eat?  The fact that they enjoy their food more?  Could […]

food guilt

“But if i stop dieting, I will just eat and eat and eat and eat…….”

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This is a common statement that is used by clients when they first come to me. What they fail to realise is that this belief most likely stems from ‘fatphobia’ – they are afraid of reaching their natural weight. Dieting makes us feel like no amount of food will ever satisfy us which is why […]