Monthly Archives: May 2017

What Happens When One Fat Patient Sees A Doctor

What Happens When One Fat Patient Sees A Doctor On seeking health care for the first time in years. I am calm when I make the call to request an appointment with a new doctor. The anxiety sets in with … Continue reading

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Food as medicine: why do we need to eat so many vegetables and what does a serve actually look like?

Food as medicine: why do we need to eat so many vegetables and what does a serve actually look like? This is the first article in a three-part package “food as medicine”, exploring how food prevents and cures disease. Most Australian … Continue reading

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‘Exercise pill’ could deliver benefits of fitness in tablet form

‘Exercise pill’ could deliver benefits of fitness in tablet form Drug could transform lives of those who are unable to exercise because of obesity or serious physical disability, mouse study suggests. The study’s findings might also explain why runners, cyclists … Continue reading

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Planning to Go on a Diet? One Word of Advice: Don’t.

Planning to Go on a Diet? One Word of Advice: Don’t. If you’re one of the 45 million Americans who plan to go on a diet this year, I’ve got one word of advice for you: Don’t.   You’ll likely … Continue reading

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Skip The Gym Today? You May Be Healthier For It If you need us, we’ll be basking in the glory of our recovery day.

Skip The Gym Today? You May Be Healthier For It If you need us, we’ll be basking in the glory of our recovery day.   No bones about this one: If you’re a fitness fiend with a rigorous workout schedule, it’s … Continue reading

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