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Afraid of Holiday Weight Gain This Season?

As the holiday season begins, the ingrained fear of weight gain comes along with it. Christmas parties, dinners and family events tend to fill up your weekly calendars in the lead up to the big day and new year’s eve. So why not look at it from a

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4 mögliche Gründe warum du Gluten nicht verträgst

Ist Gluten der absoluter Übeltäter unserer modernen Ernährung? Viele glauben so. Das ist absolut rechtfertigt, denn sehr viele Leute reagieren auf glutenhaltigem Getreide. Dies hat aber unterschiedliche Gründe, und nicht nur der Gluten ist schuld. Ich erkläre 4 Gründe warum du Gluten möglicherweise nicht verträgst:

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Let’s stop demonising sugar!

I remember the sugar advertisements from when I was a child, with sugar being promoted as a source of energy. Today, sugar is being blamed for obesity, Type 2 diabetes and even cancer to name a few. I don’t believe that we are completely wrong for blaming

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Why Immunity Starts in Your Gut

Did you ever stop to think that around 80% of your immune system lies in your gut? The gut microbiome have been in the spotlight for many years for their role in gut health, chronic disease, obesity, mental health and diabetes to name a few. Need we

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Mangelernährung trotz Überfluss

In der heutigen Zeit sollte kein Mensch unterernährt sein. Leider ist tatsächlich ein sehr grossen Teil der Weltbevölkerung unterernährt, und leidet an einer Mangelernährung. Und der Rest der Weltbevölkerung? Die meisten sind Fehlernährt. Das heisst, durch falsche Ernährung, leiden auch Übergewichtige an Nahrstoffmangel.

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10 Steps to Mindful Eating

Here I am, revisiting an old post as I realised how essential mindfulness has become in our day-to-day lives. This also comes as a follow up to a recent workshop I held, which was all about mindful eating. This ancient meditation model has been changing the way

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Wie unsere Darmbakterien unser Körpergewicht beeinflussen

Das Thema “Mikrobiom” ist aktuell sehr interessant und es wird sehr viel Forschung gemacht. So hat man schon Zusammenhänge festgestellt mit dem Mikrobiom und u.a. Körpergewicht, Diabetes mellitus Typ 2 und diversen Autoimmunerkrankungen. Da es deutlich ein sehr spannendes und auch grösseres Thema ist, habe ich beschlossen

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Why People Lost Trust in Modern Medicine

This has been a topic of concern amongst health professionals over the past few years, hence it was important I bring this up. In today’s segment, my guest expert Dr. Luitgard Holzleg, answers some of my questions about trust, “conventional medicine” and pseudoscience in the medical world.

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An honest review of HelloFresh Meal Kits by Tatiana Schoch

Meal delivery services and meal box kits are on the rise to cater for our busy lifestyles with the aim of encouraging more home-cooked, fresh meals. HelloFresh is one of those companies that has landed in Switzerland with the goal of keeping meals exciting, simple and delicious.  So

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The Rise of the Unqualified Nutrition Expert

As a dietitian for over 10 years now, it is fascinating, frustrating and sad to see how this profession has been hijacked by those who are unqualified to provide nutrition advice especially when it comes to speciality areas such as food intolerances, allergies and paediatric nutrition.

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