The Rise of Resistance Training

The Rise of Resistance Training

I recently spent a whole week creating social media posts covering many of the benefits of resistance training. And the more I thought about it, the more I realised how many further benefits there are to this type of training. Resistance training is definitely on the...
Common Auto-Immune Disorders

Common Auto-Immune Disorders

In my previous blog I explored the term ‘auto-immune’, what it means and why it might happen. In this blog I wanted to highlight some of the more common conditions. There are over 80 recognised auto-immune disorders, all with varying degrees of severity, all with...
What is Auto-immune Disorder?

What is Auto-immune Disorder?

In my clinic environment, I am hearing the word or term, ‘auto-immune’ so much more. Is this because as a population, we are becoming increasingly aware of this physiological state, or is it because it’s on the rise? I believe it’s a bit of both, but statistics...
Body Trivia – A Fun Quiz

Body Trivia – A Fun Quiz

It’s always fun to have a go a trivia questions and quizzes. In this blog post I combine 13 fun questions all about the human body. Answers are at the bottom with some fun facts. How many can you get right? Question 1 – True or false? Giraffes and humans have the same...
Sweet but Evil

Sweet but Evil

In the second of my sugar blogs I discuss a few reasons why eating too much sugar is poor for our health. In my first blog I covered what sugar is, the different types of sugar, and what the NHS recommendations are for daily intake of sugar. In this blog it’s all...
Oh So Sweet

Oh So Sweet

Off the back of Easter and the recent over-indulgence that I’m sure most of us put our bodies through (I certainly did) I thought it would be a good opportunity to put together this short blog on sugar. Although sugar is a complex topic, the definition of sugar is...