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Nutrition News

Trendy turmeric in the age of functional foods

By On March 12, 2018

Turmeric is a spice commonly found in Southeast Asian cuisine that bestows a gorgeous yellow colour to its dishes. In addition to lending this saffron-like colouring to food, turmeric has also long… Read More

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Perspectives

Is being sustainable good for your health?

By On October 19, 2017

We all know that being sustainable is great for the planet. It can also have pretty great benefits for you too. Here is how you can have the best of both worlds. … Read More

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Perspectives

Food is Not Medicine

By On August 7, 2017

“Let food be thy medicine and medicine be thy food.” You have probably all seen or heard of this quote commonly attributed to Hippocrates. I mean, we all have that one friend… Read More

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Food

The sweet truth on fruit vs commercial sugars

By On May 18, 2017

It is no revelation that sugar has been identified as a negative influence on our health and well-being, but what should we think about fruit – after all, it contains sugar as… Read More

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Perspectives

Ripened ovaries, algae, goobers and other things we don’t know we are eating

By On November 28, 2016

Isn’t it amazing that a tiny seed can germinate and grow into a whole plant, which may have juicy fruit, spectacular flowers or enough energy to sustain a herbivorous animal? It’s frustrating that… Read More

Food

Chai Poached Pears with Creamy Quinoa Porridge

By On May 30, 2016

The cold weather is just setting in, the first fire of the season has been lit and the winter woolies are out. Time to bunker down and get ready for winter with… Read More

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Perspectives

Shining the spotlight on genuine ‘superfoods’

By On February 22, 2016

The internet is constantly flooded with advertisements and articles about the latest new wave of ‘superfoods’. The term ‘superfood’ is a marketing tool designed to promote foods that are usually expensive and often… Read More

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Perspectives

What’s all the fuss about clean eating?

By On February 12, 2016

So I know people have been tagging their Instagram food photos with it for a while now, but what actually is ‘clean eating’? I generally wash my fruit and veg and buy my… Read More

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Food

Recipe of the Week: Meat Free Monday Middle Eastern Goodness Bowl

By On December 3, 2014

A few weeks ago I was fortunate enough to heat the amazing Yottam Ottoleghi speak for the Wheeler Centre in Melbourne. If you don’t already know this I am a huge fan… Read More

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Nutrition News

Can you really eat healthily on a budget?

By On November 25, 2014

Whether you’ve got multiple mouths to feed or are scrounging on a student budget, eating well can be a challenge with limited funds. Though it may be tempting to stock up on processed… Read More