Weight Management

Why the words "Detox" and "Cleanse" make dietitians cringe

This might come across as another long rant, but repeat after me: there is no such thing as a cleanse or detox. As a dietitian, I am flabbergasted when other dietitians jump on the cleanse bandwagon to appeal to a larger crowd and endorse products that clearly have

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Blissful nutrition tips for the blushing bride!

As the big day approaches, every bride wants to look and feel her absolute best! Fact is, hundreds of brides-to-be automatically assume that weight loss is the ultimate mission where sticky notes carry a list of dietary restrictions and the “detox” begins. Gorgeous women, listen up: Your happily ever

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It's Promo Time! 50% off subscription packages and get your pocket dietitian!

My darling readers!  As the holiday season approaches, why not get nutrition support throughout the winter months to avoid piling up the Kgs, boost your immunity and approach the new year a healthier you?! In partnership with Nutrition A-Z, Oviva is offering a 50% discount on subscription packages, where

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Eating for Energy Not Emotion – Part 3 by guest expert Susie Garcia RDN

My dearest readers, We are back again to conclude our 3 part series by guest expert Susie Garcia, who has helped us gain an understanding of emotional eating and it 3 major triggers Time, Tasks and today, we finally cover Guilt. Before we get into it, I

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Eating for Energy Not Emotion – Part 2 by guest expert Susie Garcia RDN

Dearest readers, Award-winning dietitian Susie Garcia is back with her second guest post about ways to deal with emotional eating and understanding the  3 areas that trigger emotional eating issues in people: Time, Tasks and Guilt. If you’ve missed her last article on Time , then click here.

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Paleo vs Mediterranean: The Diet Face-Off by Associate Professor Antigone Kouris PhD APD AN

Happy Monday to all!  The nutri-gossip on both the paleo and Mediterranean diets continue to make headlines, and I am absolutely delighted that my next guest expert will shed the light on both, talking about the science behind the two. A/Prof Antigone will walk you through the evidence

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Eating for Energy Not Emotion by guest expert Susie Garcia, RDN

Emotional eating is something that many struggle with, where you feed your feelings rather than a hungry stomach. Today’s segment is part of a series by my guest expert Susie Garcia, who will unravel ways to deal with emotional eating and how to control it! Susie, over to

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New Weight Loss Coach in Your Pocket: Your chance to sign up pre-launch!

Here’s the catch: Daily interactions and ongoing support from certified nutritionists and dietitians from the comfort of your phone! Whether it is weight loss you are after or simply getting back into shape, this latest nutrition app not only offers you a service, but an overall experience to

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What you need to know about Online Nutrition Counseling

In this day and age, everyone’s looking into high tech gadgets that would make their life easier, both in their professional and personal life. Whether we are talking  apps, online calorie counters, food trackers and menu planners, health professionals are also keeping up to date with how

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