Health & Wellness

Slightly Different Foods for IBS and FODMAP

fodmap and ibs friendly storecupboard foods

  About three decades ago, I gave my diet a radical overhaul. My health depended on it. Out went convenience food, takeaways and afternoon chocolate bars and in came proper home cooked food. This benefited me so much that I went on to train to help others. I now work as a therapist, specialising in…

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Why You’re Anxious & What To Do About It

differentt types of anxiety and treatment

Anxiety is something that affects pretty much everyone at some point in their lives. However, some people suffer debilitating symptoms and for those people, it is a good idea to have some tools in the toolbox for how to deal with it. If you have a lot of anxiety and want get on top of…

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How Can a Pharmacist Help You Manage Your Health?

pharmacist

  When you have a health issue, the first thing that you might do is make an appointment with your doctor. But that’s not always necessary, especially when you’re dealing with a minor medical issue or you just want to get some advice. Did you know that your local pharmacist could help you in these…

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How To Make your Computer Work Better for your Health

  Many of us work long hours at a computer or other screen. I’ve been doing this since 1999 when I built my first website! I used to spend around 16 hours a day reading, researching and writing for numerous blogs and clients. Then, almost imperceptibly, these long hours started to take its toll on…

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4 ways to have a healthy winter this year

stay healthy with plenty of rest

  I don’t know about you, but I felt like autumn arrived this morning! It’s only the middle of August, yet the nights are getting darker, earlier and temperatures are already dropping. After the past 18 months, which none of us could ever imagine would happen, it’s important to move into the winter months feeling…

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7 Ways To Welcome More Calm Into Your Life

reading to calm the mind

  It’s safe to say that life tends to be a little stressful at the moment. No matter what any of us try to do, it’s so easy to think that we can relax and switch off, but it’s really hard when things are out of our control. Maybe you are feeling really anxious (research…

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Changes to Make That Will Quickly Get You Spending More Time Outside

getting outdoors in nature - three tips

  A few decades ago, many people might spend the vast majority of their time outdoors, both for work and recreation. Since then, societies around the world have become more industrialised, and as our technologies have become more sophisticated, that previous norm has well and truly become a thing of the past. Today, many people…

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7 natural remedies to soothe anxiety

7 natural remedies to soothe anxiety

Anxiety is an ever growing problem in our ‘always on’ culture. And especially now with a pandemic to contend with. Demands from work, families and juggling that with trying to meet our own needs means over 70% of people regularly experience symptoms of anxiety and stress.

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Why CBD Oil is a Super Supplement

CBD oil for health

  In the past few years CBD products have been legalised in most places and can be purchased in health food shops worldwide. While their effects are still being studied there is strong anecdotal evidence to suggest that the products reduce chronic pain, treat anxiety, treat cancer symptoms, and improve muscle recovery times. Read on…

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