Do Hair Dryers Affect Health?

Do hair dryers affect health

Do Hair Dryers Affect Health? Seems like a silly question, doesn’t it? How could appliances as innocuous as hair dryers affect health. Just because we have been using certain electrical appliances for several decades now does not mean that they are all perfectly safe (excluding electrocution risk) and have no impact on our health in the long term. This is the same for the processed foods and beverages on sale, the mobile phones and tablets, the flame-retardants in furniture, cars and clothing, and the assault on our vegetables and fruits with insecticides, fungicides, fertilisers, GMOs, and on our meats with hormones Continue Reading →

Raw Beetroot & Carrot Cake – Gluten & Dairy Free

raw beetrrot & carrot cake

Raw Beetroot & Carrot Cake – Gluten & Dairy Free It is so good to have a cake that you can rely on to please everyone whether or not they eat gluten or dairy. This raw cake is delicious and the ingredients listed will make 9 large servings or these can be split to provide 18 smaller serves. Try to use organic or spray free ingredients where possible, especially for the grated beetroot & carrots. Raw Beetroot & Carrot Cake Ingredients 1 large grated beetroot 3 cups/450 gm grated carrot 2 cups/120 gm shredded Coconut flesh 1 cup/150 gm walnuts Continue Reading →

Best Multi-Vitamin Supplement

best multi-vitamin supplement

Best Multi-Vitamin Supplement There is a huge market in vitamins and supplements, and so many different brands and products that it is really difficult for the average person to decide what, if any, they need to take and certainly impossible to determine which is the best multi vitamin supplement for them. In an ideal world no one would need to take any supplements because their balanced dietary intake would ensure that they received all the vitamins, minerals, essential fatty acids and amino acids that they required. But we do not live in anything like an ideal world when it comes Continue Reading →

Best Posture Tip

Best posture tip

Best Posture Tip It seems that more and more people, even at a young age, walk around with a curved upper back. Sadly, we have come to expect to see this in older members of society, but it is shocking to see it among the younger generations. If only they knew this best posture tip, they could avoid increased back problems as they get older. Please share this with everyone you can. The muscles in your body are continually stretching and contracting as they go about their business of moving our skeletal frame. When one exercises and is active, you Continue Reading →

Best Natural Gut Health Support

best natural gut health support

Best Natural Gut Health Support We are often asked, “What is the best natural gut health support?” by people experiencing gastro-intestinal issues. These issues could include general food intolerances, bloating, gas, cramping, irritable bowel disease, Crohn’s, gluten sensitivity, Celiac disease, reflux or irregular bowel movements. These are just some of the symptoms that people will associate with their GI tract, but the truth is that problems caused by negative interactions with food can cause a great many more diseases and symptoms, which, because they are not located in GI tract, people do not realise that they are closely linked with Continue Reading →

Importance of Food

importance of food

Importance of Food This week we were browsing through our local free magazine on the Sunshine Coast (My Weekly Preview), and came across an article about the growth of the region and the careers needed here in the future. The main area of employment seeming to be in medical and allied services. The magazine kindly published a list of medical careers and specialties that today’s school population might want to focus on. “What has this got to do with the importance of food?” we hear you ask. On scanning through the list, which is reprinted below, we thought to ourselves Continue Reading →

Who Wants Optimal Health

optimal health

Who Wants Optimal Health? Seems like a no-brainer question, doesn’t it? But you would be surprised how many people settle for a life of “not being incapacitated”, which is why optimal health is more about mindset and values than anything else. Despite all that has been written in recent decades about how to improve health through lifestyle changes and food choices, there is an ever increasing percentage of people taking subscription medications (usually several) and they will be on these for the remainder of their sub optimally healthy lives – think medications for diabetes, high blood pressure, raised cholesterol, acid Continue Reading →

Best Free Hormonal Balance Tool

Best free hormonal balance tool

Best Free Hormonal Balance Tool Sometimes the best things really are free but we seem to have a collective reluctance as a society to fully appreciate what nature has to offer. For example, we are all blessed with the best free hormonal balance tool that we could wish for, but how many people even know about it let alone use it correctly. . What do our eyes and light have to do with our hormones? Well just about everything is the answer, but will you find your GP telling you this if you have problems falling and staying asleep or feel Continue Reading →

How to Recharge Our Batteries

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How To Recharge Our Batteries This is so fundamental and important to our wellbeing that it bears repeating in this blog. We all need to understand how to recharge our batteries and what this means for our health. In Best Life Hack for Optimal Health, we gave you an overview or how important the sun is to us on this planet. You Are a Battery We are all beings of electrical energy that control all of the processes occurring from moment to moment in our bodies. Our hearts are electric pumps, our nerves convey electrical signals, our muscles respond to Continue Reading →

Best Life Hack for Optimal Health

Best life hack for optimal health

Best Life Hack for Optimal Health How do you feel about the sun? Do you fear it as being a possible cause of skin cancer or do you honour, embrace and love it, knowing that it is the giver of all life on this beautiful planet of ours, and think of it as being the best life hack for optimal health? Without the sun, every living thing in our world would die in a very short time. The sun’s light on the leaves of plants is what drives photosynthesis, which permits both plant growth and the ability of plants to Continue Reading →