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5 reasons why maca is good for you

5 reasons why Maca is good for you

The maca plant,is known scientifically as Lepidium Meyenii. It mainly grows in the rich soils of the Andes mountains ranges in central Peru. It is exposed to sources of minerals that are...
How to read and understand Food Labels

How to read and understand food labels

Food labels are supposed to help you understand what is in packaged foods. To protect the consumer, there are many regulations which relate to the production marketing, and labeling of food. The...
feeling great with these 14 healthy eating habits

14 Healthy Eating Habits that Keep me Feeling Good

Just to be clear up front, don’t take these healthy eating habits as gospel. We are all unique and have our own needs. However, these are some of the eating habits that...

The benefits of exercise and a healthy lifestyle for Cancer patients

I had a remarkable recovery from Breast cancer due to my fitness. As a former elite/springbok athlete I have been exercising most of my life. Running has taught me commitment, discipline and perseverance. These...

Yoga Workouts

Yoga Workouts is a great form of exercise that strengthens your core and cardiovascular system while calming the mind and providing a great stretch session. Many think yoga is...

The Scrutiny on “Gluten-Free”

You’ve probably found yourself walking through grocery aisles finding more and more “gluten-free” food products. You may have also noticed that these products don’t come cheap. Are these foods necessary for individuals free of...

Vitamin B12 Deficiency. Are you at risk?

Suffering from Crohn’s Disease gave me first-hand experience, regarding the effects of vitamin B12 deficiency. As a doctor, I should have appreciated the importance of getting my vitamin B12 levels checked...

6 Benefits of Yoga to Inspire You to Get Practicing

Are you considering starting a yoga practice? Or perhaps you have done it before, but need a little extra inspiration to continue your practice? Over the years, I've gone on a wonderful yoga journey and...
12 Simple Steps to Improve your Health and Well-being

12 Simple Steps to Improve your Health and Well-being

Many people put a lot of pressure on themselves to improve their health.They set big goals for themselves like "I'll never eat sugar again" or "I'm going to lose 10 kg" or "I'm going to...

Coming Up Vegan

Quinoa and bean salad, chickpea mayo, smokey black bean soup, kale burrito bowls, mushroom and soya burgers… The list is endless. Vegan options are seen more and more on everyday menus and new vegan...