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6 Ways to Conquer Burnout and Overwhelm

6 Ways to Conquer Burnout and Overwhelm

As the lines between our work and home lives become increasingly blurred, burnout and overwhelm can quickly become an issue. It’s hardly any wonder that the World Health Organisation (WHO) recognised burnout as an occupational phenomenon. Burnout describes a state of...

How To Get The Most Out Of Your Sleep

How To Get The Most Out Of Your Sleep

How well have you slept over the past couple of nights? What about in the last week? The past month? Most people we speak with about their sleep rarely report it being perfect. Some might be getting the hours in, but it’s rarely of the quality that will have them...

Biohacking: How To Hack Your Body And Mind

Biohacking: How To Hack Your Body And Mind

We all want lives full of energy and vitality. However, with our busy, modern lives, that can sometimes feel like an unattainable goal, especially if you don’t quite know where to start. So perhaps biohacking can help.  WHAT IS BIOHACKING? Biohacking is the...

Gut Testing: What you can discover about your Digestive Health

Gut Testing: What you can discover about your Digestive Health

Good gut health is the foundation for overall health. For a system that’s so crucial to the survival of humans, the digestive system can feel a little cryptic at times. That’s where gut health testing comes into its own.   WHAT IS GUT HEALTH TESTING? Gut health...

How Our Holistic Lifestyle Medicine Approach Can Help You

How Our Holistic Lifestyle Medicine Approach Can Help You

If you’ve ever thought to yourself, “umm holistic lifestyle medicine what is it and how can it help me” then this article is for you. As a health consultancy, we are often asked how we support our clients to address their health needs after all information is free and...

Low Sugar, Decadent Dessert: Mint Chocolate Fat Bomb Recipe

You probably know all about the dangers of refined sugar. It damages your teeth, promotes inflammation which we know to drive chronic health conditions and has far-reaching negative consequences for your long-term health including weight gain, cardiovascular diseases...

Symptoms and Solutions

Symptoms and Solutions

TRANSFORMING HEALTH Across all humans, there are seven core physiological processes that make life possible. These seven processes cut across all organs and involve a multitude of chemical reactions that allow us to carry on with our daily activities. They are:...

Six Ways to Relax When You’re Feeling Overwhelmed

Six Ways to Relax When You’re Feeling Overwhelmed

Feelings of overwhelm, with aspects of your life or your responsibilities, can have a significant impact on your mental health and wellbeing. These feelings can grow to develop into anxiety and other mood disorders and feeling all-consuming. Before you let the...

Handling Holiday parties

Handling Holiday parties

The festive season has arrived with many of us gearing up for Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa and New Years parties in the coming days and weeks. We thought we’d help you out with a few tips on handling those holiday parties. Go for the Veggies First Try filling up on...

4 Ways to Change Negative Thinking Forever

4 Ways to Change Negative Thinking Forever

DEALING WITH NEGATIVE FEELINGS (THE HEALTHY WAY) Everyone experiences negative feelings, they are a natural part of life. Being able to manage these feelings and by extension, your outlook on life isn’t about preventing these thoughts and feelings from developing but...

Coping With A Winter Lockdown

Coping With A Winter Lockdown

We’re about to head into a second nationwide lockdown in England after a somewhat predictable rise in Coronavirus cases (and sadly deaths) this autumn. These new restrictions apply from Thursday 5th November until 2nd December but there are suggestions that this could...

Seed Cycling for Hormonal Balance

Seed Cycling for Hormonal Balance

PMS, polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS), endometriosis and infertility… all of these conditions have their roots in unbalanced levels of sex hormones. Understanding what’s causing the imbalance and addressing this is often the first step towards reducing and managing...

Natural Hay Fever Treatments

Natural Hay Fever Treatments

HERE’S TO A SNIFFLE-FREE SPRING Itchy eyes, a streaming nose, congestion and sneezing… ahhh spring is in the air! But making the most of the warmer weather and lighter evenings can take a toll if you are suffering from hayfever. So besides becoming a recluse or dosing...

Mood Boosting Health & Lifestyle

Mood Boosting Health & Lifestyle

MOOD BOOSTING HEALTH & LIFESTYLE One of the theories of mood difficulties and mental health problems is known as the inflammatory model where inflammation is described as the driving force for symptoms associated with low mood and mental health difficulties....

The Pros and Cons of a Ketogenic diet

The Pros and Cons of a Ketogenic diet

THE KETOGENIC DIET Let’s start by explaining what the keto diet is. The ketogenic diet is a food plan that restricts carb intake to between 5 and 10% of all dietary calories, with higher fat (55-60%) and moderate protein (30-35%) intake. The diet mimics the metabolic...

Clear, Smooth, Blemish-Free Skin

Clear, Smooth, Blemish-Free Skin

ACNE, ECZEMA OR PSORIASIS Sixty percent of British people currently suffer or have suffered from a skin disease at some point in their lifetime and 70% of Brits have visible skin conditions or scars that affect their confidence. Acne, psoriasis and eczema are some of...

Controlling COVID-19 & Managing the Associated Stress

Controlling COVID-19 & Managing the Associated Stress

SUPPRESSING THE CURVE Let’s start with the epidemiological science around brining this virus under control. On Monday 16th, March, researchers at Imperial College London published a paper outlining the projected path of the epidemic in the UK and the US following the...

How to Boost Your Immune System Amid The Coronavirus Pandemic

How to Boost Your Immune System Amid The Coronavirus Pandemic

STAY WELL THIS COLD & FLU SEASON Cold and flu season usually starts in October and runs through until the end of March. But this year we have the added complexity of the new coronavirus (COVID-19). At the time of writing, there are 798 confirmed COVID-19 cases in...

Overcome Insomnia Naturally and Fall Asleep Fast

HOW TO FALL ASLEEP WHEN YOU CAN’T Sleep is critical! We know how critical it is because we’ve seen what happens when people don’t sleep. But how do you get to sleep quickly if you’re struggling and how can you ensure you get a restful night sleep. Regular poor quality...

Depression & Gut Health

Depression & Gut Health

Now you may have heard about the gut-brain axis and how the state of the gut can affect our mood and even our susceptibility to mood disorders like depression and anxiety. Well, let’s talk about the links between the gut and conditions like depression and anxiety. We...

What Is Inflammation & What Can You Do About It

What Is Inflammation & What Can You Do About It

WHAT IS INFLAMMATION? Inflammation comes from the Latin word “inflammare’ (in – ‘to cause to’ + flammare – ‘to catch fire’) and you’ll definitely feel like you are alight if you ever experience any of the classic symptoms of inflammation – redness, swelling, pain or...