For many years I’ve been against the idea of juice cleanses. I don’t believe that in three days you can truly make lasting changes to the body. Let’s face it, a crappy diet or lifestyle isn’t going to be fixed in three days. If you truly have issues with junk food, or even issues with…… Continue reading Should I do a juice cleanse? Why I did it and what I found…
There are few other places in the world where there is such a market for meal delivery plans as the UAE. Once the domain of those losing weight or bodybuilders on strict macronutrient plans, the UAE has adopted meal delivery plans as its own version of high-end fast food. The plans usually include five days…… Continue reading Tried And Tested: 5 Healthy Meal Delivery Plans In The UAE
Sick of feeling bloated, fatigued, down, or struggling to lose weight? It may just be that you’re suffering from food intolerances. We really are what we ‘digest’, not only what we eat. Here, Dr Nasim Ashraf, an internal and functional medicine specialist with over 35 years experience and head of the DNA Health Clinic in…… Continue reading Food Allergies? Six Tell Tale Signs Your Food May Be Ruining Your Health And Fitness Goals
Practising yoga as we all know, is more than a series of postures; it is a lifestyle, a way of thinking, being and acting. However you interpret these things, ‘ahimsa’, the concept of non harm is at the heart of our practice. So how can we translate that into daily life? Many ways in fact,…… Continue reading Eco friendly yoga fashion
In this day and age of increased awareness to the benefits of healthy living, the importance of an active life, of good nutrition, we are all exposed more and more to the tools to live well. The conversations of eating disorders are slightly less stigmatised than in recent years or generations and the access to…… Continue reading Are you a health-aholic?
Living healthily can sometimes seem unattainable, overwhelming, something there is no time for. Depending on your job, your family commitments, it really can be, and it takes dedication, planning and a good support network. Holly Smith is one person who battled the adversity of a topsy turvy schedule during 13 years working as cabin crew…… Continue reading Smith St Paleo’s Holly Smith: Five simple ways to make life more healthy
A selection of the best for vegan in the city; eating out or dining in.