RECIPE: Healthy No Bake, Nut-free Muesli Bars

20 Oct, 2017
Why are they so healthy? The oats are a nourishing, high fibre, nerve supporting food. The seeds and coconut provide good fats, protein, and energy (of the slow release kind). The cinnamon further stabilises blood sugars. If you use brown…

Recipe: Zucchini Noodles with Basil Pesto

6 Oct, 2017
Fresh, raw zucchini noodles tossed with basil pesto and cherry tomatoes make a delicious, healthy, veggie-packed meal. Make this recipe for lunch or dinner, or even serve it as a side! Recipe yields 4 generous main dish servings. INGREDIENTS Basil-pumpkin…

Recipe: Veggie + Lentil Cottage Pie

4 Aug, 2017
This is a healthy, vegetarian take on the loved cottage pie, and also a great weaning recipe to try for your little one. Ingredients 1 medium leek 1 large carrot 1 small onion 1 stick celery olive oil 100 g…

Using Essential Oils for Anxiety & Other Home Remedies

1 Aug, 2017
There are many different scales and degrees of anxiety and many different approaches to treatment. In terms of natural approaches, a treatment schedule of acupuncture, herbs, massage and lifestyle changes can be hugely beneficial in reducing the severity of anxiety…

RECIPE: Feel-Good Banana Bread

9 Jun, 2017
This is a healthy take on banana bread which is comforting and nutritious. Spelt flour and quinoa are easy to digest, full of protein, fibre, B vitamins, iron and magnesium. Nuts and banana help relax the nervous system, improve mood…

Recipe: Roasted Fennel + Tomato Soup

5 May, 2017
Soup is always a comforting, healthy meal idea and here’s another one to add to your repertoire. Roasting the vegetables for this soup brings out their natural sweetness. Ingredients: 24 Medium Large Plum Tomatoes (or any tomatoes)   1 Large…

Keeping Kids Healthy at School: 6 Tips

2 Feb, 2017
With a new school year starting, parents and children alike are launching into busier schedules which can often override healthy choices in place of convenience. But by teaching kids some important healthy habits, parents can help make school and health…

RECIPE: Veggie Quinoa Bites

11 Nov, 2016
This one is great for the kids – an easy way to get them to eat veggies – but it’s also fantastic for adults too. Enjoy these quinoa bites with a salad, or rolled in a wrap, or simply on…

Acupuncture For Pain

1 Nov, 2016
Acupuncture is fast gaining acceptance in mainstream medicine right across the Western world and is already used routinely in several Australian emergency departments. How Does Acupuncture Treat Pain? Researchers have mapped acupuncture’s effect on the brain and have found that…

RECIPE: Paleo Zucchini Berry Muffins

20 Oct, 2016
We have a couple of Paleo-goers in our clinic, and it’s certainly an eating trend on the rise. Here is a great paleo recipe you can eat for breakfast-on-the-run, or as a guilt-free treat during the day.   Ingredients  …

RECIPE: Chicken Lettuce Cups with Avocado & Lime

20 Oct, 2016
This is really quick, really easy and really healthy. The perfect combo.   Ingredients   50g rice vermicelli noodles 1 1/2 tsp cornflour 2 tbsp water 1 tbsp olive oil 1 small (75g) carrot, peeled, cut into matchstick-size strips 4…