Your Mindset Controls Your Weight

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It’s that time of year again.  Strangely, this time of year always brings a new batch of clients desperate to lose weight before the Summer. Interestingly, I just finished working with a lady whose primary goal was to lose weight, despite being riddled with a plethora of other health issues.  These were seemingly not as […]

Six (little known) Signs of a Struggling Gut

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Six (Little Known) Signs of a Struggling Gut Our bodies are fascinating.  Contrary to the Darwinian world view of competitiveness, every one of our cells collaborates and supports others, in an attempt to keep our bodies in balance. Not one organ or cell in the body works totally in isolation from others. In addition, it […]

Start The Year on a High Note

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Start the year on a HIGH note Done writing your new year’s resolutions yet? Or is your number 1 resolution NOT to have any? You may have realised that resolutions highlight a negative aspect of yourself and give you a sense of failure or lack – due to your own ‘record’ of not achieving past […]

The Myth of The Balanced Diet

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The Myth of The Balanced Diet You hear it every day: eat your daily 5 servings of vegetables and fruits! Eat less carbohydrates! Eat more protein! Eat less animal protein! It’s a wonder we actually find ANYTHING to eat in all that confusion of conflicting opinions and ‘research’! My advice? Firstly, don’t rely on ‘official’ […]

Open Your Eyes And ‘Smell’ The Statistics

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Open Your Eyes And ‘Smell’ The Statistics Vaccines, masks, ‘social’ distancing, lockdowns… This isn’t the first time that governments around the world desperately try to find ‘magic’ treatments that will help control an epidemic. Some would call these firefighting measures. But is anyone actually looking at the root of the problem staring us in the […]

Bloating: What’s Really Causing It And 8 Ways To Banish It

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Bloating: What’s Really Causing It And 8 Ways To Banish It A client long ago named me the ‘Gut Whisperer’ and it stuck. She came up with the nickname when she finally started having (satisfying) daily bowel movements – naturally – after life-long extreme constipation and subsequent chronic bloat. In my practice as a gut […]

Top Acid Reflux Causes

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Top Causes of Acid Reflux (GERD, Indigestion, Heartburn) Find out what acid reflux is really about and some tips to help reduce the cause of it. If you want to resolve your own issues with acid reflux/GERD, heartburn, indigestion for good,  read about my “Stop Acid Reflux Programme” here.

Slow Down To Improve Gut Health

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Slow Down to Improve Gut Health Do you find that the busier and faster life is, the more you suffer from gut complaints, exhaustion, bad sleep and perhaps depression? Do you use coffee, alcohol and other comforts to help you relax? Does your life feel like it’s ‘running away’ from you and is getting far […]

Why Acid Reflux Meds Are Not Meant For Long-Term Use

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Why Acid Reflux Medications Are Not Meant For Long-Term Use In this video I explain why PPIs, antacids and similar medications do more damage than good when used long-term to help relieve symptoms of acid reflux, GERD, indigestion and heartburn. I also explain what happens in your body when you experience acid reflux or GERD, […]

Gut Problems? Top 5 Mistakes

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Top 5 mistakes people with gut problems make. (Number 4 may surprise you!)   Whether you suffer from occasional bloat or full-blown IBS or IBDs, these are the most common mistakes I encounter in my practice: Eliminating too many foods. I meet many people in my work who suffer from malnourishment and blood sugar imbalances, […]