Articles tagged with: guides

Food Court Chinese – what are the healthy choices?

Food Court Chinese – what are the healthy choices?

Lunchbreaks are short and most food courts are packed with hungry people in a rush to buy, eat and get back to work. As you queue up, your eyes scan the enticing offerings and the aromas stimulate your senses. It’s hard to make a healthy choice when you’re short on time and the most delicious looking dishes are usually the ones with more fat, sugar or salt than is good for you. Not to mention that making a decision while you’re hungry often means your stomach rules your head!

19 July 2017 by Guest post

How to survive the café culture with your waistline intact!

How to survive the café culture with your waistline intact!

Cafés and coffee shops are everywhere. The smell of grinding coffee beans draws us in for a morning wake up or an afternoon...

24 May 2017 by Guest post

Do you have Metabolic Syndrome (Syndrome X)? What you need to know.

Do you have Metabolic Syndrome (Syndrome X)? What you need to know.

Made popular by many diet books, the Metabolic Syndrome (or Syndrome X) is a term we are hearing more about as it accompanies our...

12 April 2017 by Catherine Saxelby

Eat to beat anxiety, depression and other mental problems

Eat to beat anxiety, depression and other mental problems

In April 2016, I attended an NSA symposium in Sydney where I heard a detailed presentation by Professor Felice Jacka entitled Diet...

22 February 2017 by Catherine Saxelby

Healthy eating for active ageing

Healthy eating for active ageing

Australians are living longer – at the age of 65, women can expect to live another 22 years and men another 19 years. Once over 65,...

16 November 2016 by Catherine Saxelby

New foods from the 2016 Healthy Food Guide Awards

New foods from the 2016 Healthy Food Guide Awards

This is the fourth year I’ve been a judge in these comprehensive Food Awards. I never cease to be amazed and impressed at the...

19 October 2016 by Catherine Saxelby