Fructose: Friend or foe to your waistline?

21 January, 2024 . by Michelle Rose

According to experts, there may be a downside to having too much ‘fruit sugar’ in your diet. Here’s why.


Why you shouldn’t completely cut sugar out of your diet

14 January, 2024 . by Erica

While there is no question too much sugar is bad for you, cutting it out entirely may actually hinder you hitting your sweet spot when it comes to good health.


Could metabolic syndrome be putting your health at risk?

7 October, 2023 . by Claire Burke

It’s rarely talked about, but metabolic syndrome is putting Aussies at risk of heart disease, type 2 diabetes and stroke. Here are the signs to look out for.


Pantry hacks you need to extend the life of your food

12 August, 2023 . by Claire Burke

Make ingredients last longer, reduce food waste and spend less time cooking with these clever pantry storage tips.


Going through menopause? The Mediterranean diet may help

21 July, 2023 . by Claire Burke

Rated one of the healthiest in the world, the Mediterranean diet is proving to be an effective natural way to help manage menopause symptoms.


Why tooth decay in babies is problematic for their general health

7 March, 2023 . by Raymond Suba

They may not be permanent, but infant teeth are crucial for development and nutrition. Here’s why baby tooth decay is a problem for general health.


6 easy swaps for ultra-processed foods you didn’t know were unhealthy

23 February, 2023 . by christine joy magat

We all want to eat well but when so-called healthy choices are actually ultra-processed foods, it can be tricky to know what to avoid. Here’s what to look out for.


Are sugar-free alternatives really better for you?

1 November, 2022 . by Michelle Rose

Sugar-free has become a buzzword in marketing, but is artificial sweetener all it’s cracked up to be, or are you better off with the real thing?


Fact v fiction on fructose

24 June, 2021 . by Sarah Fennell

Fructose has copped a bad rap in recent years, so what do you need to know about this particular type of sugar – and is it actually that bad? 


The hidden sugars in our foods

3 August, 2020 . by Sarah Fennell

Sugar is the biggest cause of tooth decay – not to mention a host of other health issues. And that ‘healthy’ food you’re eating may be harbouring a sweet secret.