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Bone building exercises

Bone building exercises

In my last post about improving bone health and slowing the effects of ageing, I shared what to eat following the 5 element diet in Chinese Medicine. In this blog post I will share what we can do to strengthen the whole skeleton and prevent bone...

Bone Strengthening Foods

Bone Strengthening Foods

As we grow older there’s no escaping the changes that happen to our body, however we can do things to slow this ageing process and the worries we have about it. Thinning, weakening and brittle bones are one of the dreaded markers of ageing. More...

How to stop catching colds

How to stop catching colds

Have you ever wondered why some people catch more colds than others? or why you tend to catch colds more in the autumn? or most importantly, how you can protect yourself against those colds and flu’s? Well, I share some of my Traditional Chinese...

Foods for Brain & Body Balance

Foods for Brain & Body Balance

Did you know approximately 50% of people will suffer from dizziness, vertigo, or a loss of balance in their lifetime. Quite often there's no medical reason or explanation given as to why or how you can fix it. Here I share Traditional Chinese...

My Menopause Story

My Menopause Story

At 34, I had a rough birth with my twin boys.  That's me in the photo.  It's taken just after putting up the Christmas tree so I know I had another 3 weeks and a kidney infection before I gave birth to them on January 5th 2003.  They weight 6.7 and...

Natural Sweet Tea for Immunity

Natural Sweet Tea for Immunity

For the Autumnal month of October and the approach of the 2nd wave of COVID my Facebook posts, blogs and Chi Gong practice has been focusing on the Immune system. Last week I explained in a video, all about the Lung, which draws in the Chi of...

Danger, Danger – Sugar for the over 40’s

Danger, Danger – Sugar for the over 40’s

"In men, the risk of heart disease increases after age 45. In women, the risk increases after age 55. In people who have diabetes, the risk of heart disease increases after age 40." * US Department of Health and Human Services You don’t have to...