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Cholesterol – the good & the bad 

High cholesterol is one of the most prevalent risk factors for heart disease. The good news is that, with a healthy diet and regular exercise, you can safely lower your levels and reduce your risk. 

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Essential blood tests you should review annually

By becoming familiar with these simple blood tests, you’ll be able to assess your risk of chronic conditions such as obesity, cardiovascular disease, hypertension, high cholesterol and Type 2 diabetes

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Super Green Dressing

This is a simple & quick recipe for a dressing that is delicious on almost anything!

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5 strategies to maintain a healthy weight

By staying mindful of these 5 strategies you will be optimising how your body uses the food you eat. You’ll maintain a healthy weight without restrictive diets and you’ll feel energised for your daily run!

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Nutrition tips for runners

Learn how to fuel yourself with a varied diet of nutrient-rich, whole foods in order to maintain your energy levels not just during training but throughout the day.

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Foods to Fight Inflammation

Inflammation is a natural process which helps our bodies to fight infections. But when it is chronic, it can lead to long term damage of tissues and may contribute to many serious diseases. Fortunately there are certain foods which we know can help.

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Chicken Tagine

A Moroccan inspired dish with lovely aromatic spices and, as it’s quite sweet, it’s a favourite with the kids! Turmeric is a very powerful spice, known to have anti-inflammatory, antiviral, antibacterial and antioxidant properties, so try to include it in as many stews & soups as you can to support your immune system.

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Healthy Butter Chicken

This is a healthier version of my family’s favourite Friday night take-away. The ginger & turmeric are warming spices with amazing anti-inflammatory properties thanks to the the gingerol in ginger, and curcumin in turmeric.

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Sweet potato & carrot soup

One of my favourite soups during the cold months, and I often make it for friends who pop in over lunchtime. Served with some crusty bread it makes a perfect light meal.

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Magnificent Morning Mix

A signature Nutrition Applied recipe – it has so many of the daily essentials making it a perfect start to the day. The chocolate flavour & crunchy textures makes it a favourite with family & friends.

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