Category: Nutrition Tips

A Few Health Benefits Of Using A Dehydrator To Make Dried Snacks And Preserve Foods

Dehydration is the world’s oldest way of preserving food but most people are unfamiliar with this type of food preparation and dehydrators are not among the mainstream appliances found in kitchens. There are many good reasons for adding food dehydration to your cooking skills. It can yield great tasting, nutritious food, requires no preservatives, and […]

The Low Down On Soya – The Good, The Bad, Its Link To Cancer And More

I was a bit confused about soya before I researched it – and it seems the rest of the world is too. There has been so much back and forth with the amount of evidence that is continuously being published, which almost has the reverse effect of making me slightly complacent about the topic because […]

A Few Quick Tips To Keep In Mind If You Plan to Try The ‘Keto’ Diet

The keto diet is a low carbohydrate, high fat diet. The diet encourages the body to burn fats rather than carbs and in doing so entices the body to lose weight. Though originally formulated for medical reasons, the diet has found favor among those looking to lose weight and get lean in recent times. There […]

Plant Based And Thriving By Beyond The Bikini, Melissa Kannigan

We all have to admit that before veganism went mainstream, the perception that those who are vegan, were not the ideals of what health had been perceived to us. Fast forward to 2019, and what is said to be the “Year of the Vegan”, stereotypes are being crushed and masculinity re-defined by science and the […]

Ramadan: Physical Maintenance and Spiritual Growth By Mohseen Patel

How should we train and eat during Ramadan? At this time of the year I’m frequently asked what the Ramadan training and eating plan is? Due to limitations, for many, it is a time when they may experience either weight loss, weight gain and especially the dreaded muscle catabolism (breakdown). But wait for a second, […]