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Why eat from the Five Food Groups?

By On November 4, 2015

The Australian Dietary Guidelines provide a healthy dietary pattern that is backed by evidence from over 55,000 peer-reviewed scientific articles. They focus on obtaining nutrition from food from the five food groups… Read More

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Calcium supplements and heart disease – foods over nutrients is the key.

By On July 13, 2015

Calcium is a mineral required for healthy bones and teeth. It also plays a role in the health and functioning of nerve and muscle tissue.[1]Better Health Channel. Calcium [Internet]. Better Health Channel… Read More

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The wonderful world of tea – the science-based benefits

By On June 21, 2015

Studies have suggested that drinking tea from the Camellia sinensis shrub benefits the body’s immune function, gut function, assists blood pressure and reduces the risk of some cancers, cardiovascular disease, obesity, diabetes… Read More

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The low carb diet – friend or fad?

By On February 6, 2015

There has been much media hype surrounding the low carbohydrate diet. This way of eating has become recently fashionable as the Paleolithic or Paleo diet and was previously well-known as the Atkins’ diet. It… Read More

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The glorious fight against food waste

By On January 17, 2015

Australians throw away $8 billion worth of edible food each year.1 This means that food makes up to 40% of the average household bin, which equates to $1036 per household per year… Read More

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Tips to meet your health goals this New Year

By On January 1, 2015

With the aim to better ourselves, boost self-esteem and improve our lives, the annual New Year’s resolution is often short-lived. This can affect wellbeing and have the opposite effect as intended. Perhaps… Read More