Articles tagged with: vitamins

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Can you help us? The Foodwatch website has been providing sensible, well-researched nutrition advice and recipes, free of charge, for more than 20 years! Over the years the site has grown and the list of topics that need to be covered has increased. The Foodwatch team, consisting of nutritionist Catherine Saxelby, junior nutritionists, writers, researchers, web developers and photographers work tirelessly to give you access to balanced, sensible, no-nonsense nutrition information, via the...

20 September 2018 by Foodwatch

August 2018 Foodwatch Newsletter - Women's Health and Wheat

August 2018 Foodwatch Newsletter - Women's Health and Wheat

As Women’s Health Week is coming up in September I thought I'd make women’s health one of the topics of this month’s Foodwatch...

28 August 2018 by Catherine Saxelby

July 2018 Foodwatch Newsletter - Ways to stay healthy over winter

July 2018 Foodwatch Newsletter - Ways to stay healthy over winter

When it’s cold outside, I know that we all like to hibernate. While winter has been relatively mild so far in Australia, there’s...

31 July 2018 by Catherine Saxelby

What is your relationship with food and eating?

Should your kids be taking multi-vitamins?

Do your kids need a multi-vitamin? Or perhaps a single specific vitamin like Vitamin D or a mineral like iron? As a general rule, I...

25 July 2018 by Catherine Saxelby

June 2018 Foodwatch Newsletter -

June 2018 Foodwatch Newsletter - "Souped up" for winter

This month I want to look at an old winter warmer favourite, soup. Soups are great. They’re filling, you can use up leftovers or...

26 June 2018 by Catherine Saxelby

What is your relationship with food and eating?

What is folate? Is it important?

First discovered in the 1940s, folate (also known as folic acid or folacin) is one of 8 vitamins of the B group . Once referred to as...

10 January 2018 by Catherine Saxelby