A Silent Public Health Crisis

Dr Carolyn Dean has called magnesium deficiency the ‘silent public health crisis.’ Magnesium a vital nutrient, is the fourth most abundant mineral in the body and is used in over 300 biochemical reactions. It is necessary for healthy bones, regulating blood pressure, restful sleep, muscle strength and vitamin D assimilation. Common signs of magnesium deficiency … Continued

Harvest Moon

The magnificent Harvest Moon of last Friday hung low in the dark sky and was a reminder of a change in the seasons and the effect of light on our hormones. The following Monday, newspapers reported that men should expose their body to strong light as this increases testosterone – sex always makes the headlines! … Continued

When sleep became ‘cool’

Who knew it, a fundamental necessity for good health becomes cool. Sleep is being touted as ‘the new sweat’ and while it comes easy to some, for many it can be hard to attain. Are you struggling to lose weight, have inflammation, depression, want to reduce the risk of dementia, diabetes and heart disease? Ensure … Continued