The COVID-19 pandemic period is still ongoing and continues to influence our lives in many different ways. One very important impact, that goes beyond physical health and financial challenges, is the enormous resulting emotional overload. In fact, this pandemic has been associated with a dramatic increase in mental health conditions, such as anxiety and depression. … Continue reading DO NOT LET ANXIETY RULE YOUR LIFE!
Our global society is going through a very distressing time, leaving one topic on everyone’s minds: the coronavirus pandemic. With this new infection outbreak generating lots of stress and panic, it is actually astonishing to see just how truly vulnerable our otherwise advanced population is! At the same time, with everyone working from home and … Continue reading Coronavirus: lessons from the current pandemic!
Many people nowadays are aware that Gluten can pose a problem for their digestive systems. There are different types of gluten responses, such as Celiac disease, which affects approximately 1% of the population, and gluten sensitivity, which affects approximately 10% of the population. And the variety of such responses keeps growing! Moreover, these statistics are … Continue reading THE OTHER SIDE OF THE GLUTEN FREE DIET
At the beginning of each new year, many people set themselves a variety of objectives, such as aiming to follow a specific diet as a part of their healthy eating plan. This is a wonderful initiative! Have you tried it before? Which particular diet did you try adopting? Vegan, Keto, Raw Food diet, Intermediate Fasting? … Continue reading “UNDIET” YOURSELF THIS YEAR AND GO WILD!
I am sure you have noticed that our days have been getting shorter and that we now experience far less sun light exposure. At this time of year lots of people start to undergo a form of seasonal blues, lack of energy and emotional slumps. People who are especially sensitive to such changes of environment … Continue reading SET YOUR INTERNAL CLOCK FOR GREAT WINTER SEASON
It seems that the flu this season has been especially intense and many people I know have found themselves affected. If your influenza lasts 2-3 days, it is absolutely fine – simply a good boost to your immune system. However, if it lasts 2-3 weeks and possibly has some side effects, such as bacterial infection, … Continue reading Flu Season – Lesson to learn!
I am continuing to talk to you about the principle clinical tests you should be aware of in order to properly help your children, and yourself, when necessary. Today we will be talking about stool and stool analysis. As the festive season approaches many parents will have the chance to spend more time with their … Continue reading WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT YOUR CHILD’S POOP
Guess what, the exciting holiday season is approaching! But, at the same time, the season of being ill and unwell is also knocking on our doors! However, nobody wants to be sick during the festive period! We all dream of the great company of healthy loved ones, of having lots of fun and experiencing lots … Continue reading FLU SEASON OR FESTIVE SEASON – WHICH ONE DO YOU PREFER?
In spite of the many articles about gut health and how hugely it impacts our body and brain function, lots of people are still confused about probiotics. I keep receiving questions about probiotics, prebiotics, fermented food and so on. Let’s try to address this confusion right now to better understand what probiotics actually mean for … Continue reading ARE PROBIOTICS REALLY GOOD FOR OUR HEALTH?
Today, I am so excited to talk to you about SLEEP! It has been an interest of mine ever since I did my PhD research concerning human circadian rhythms and clock genes. I have always known how important it is for all of us to have good quality sleep and how everything in our smart … Continue reading Better Sleep For a Better You!