I can honestly say that I felt lost and a little hopeless before I met Catriona. I was convinced I was dying of something, I felt so toxic and merely existing in a world that I loved to engage in. I had felt really “stressed anxious, irritable and frustrated with my lack of bodily strength and my inability to think” for the last year but I had attributed it to stress in changing my job.
Too many women accept that painful and heavy periods are a natural part of life. Although we don’t talk about our periods much, you’ve probably had enough conversations with female family and friends to have come to the conclusion that, in westernised societies, it’s pretty normal to have long, heavy periods. But what if they’re a sign that something is off with our health.
Mitochondria are awesome! But why would you want to learn about them?
Well, because if you have any sort of chronic illness, particularly if you have exposure to toxins, then some of your mitochondria are malfunctioning. Mitochondrial dysfunction could be ruining your metabolism. And there is actually a lot that you can do about this.
Join me for this podcast, where the lovely Emily Giles of Untaming interviews me on the power of food. We talked about diet for all ages, but focused in on childhood nutrition.
Have you ever tried going off chocolate for lent? Such a simple symbolic gesture. It’s really just supposed to make us reflect on a time when Jesus spent 40 days and nights fasting in the desert. Where I grew up in Northern Ireland nearly everyone did this. The thing about lent is that it’s 46 days from Ash Wednesday to […]
Have you been attempting to follow national dietary guidelines? I perform quite a lot of dietary analyses on people. In fact all of my 1-to-1 coaching clients have to send me a 3 day diet diary that includes everything they eat and drink. And when I feed back the analysis they are usually stunned, because everyone is malnourished. But that […]