What Are The Symptoms Of Pyroluria & Is There A Pyrrole Disorder Treatment Plan?

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You may have heard the term Pyrrole, Pyrroluria, Pyrrole Disorder, Kryptopyrole, or even Mauve Factor: they are all referring to a condition that results in an overproduction of pyrroles or hydroxyhaemopyrrolin-2-one (HPL). But what is Pyroluria or Pyrrole Disorder? What are the symptoms and…

What Causes Hot Flushes In Menopause?

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One of the most common and troublesome symptoms of menopause is hot flushes but what causes hot flushes and what can you do to minimise the effects of this annoying issue? The drop in oestrogen is a significant catalyst, however it is not the…

What Does Your Thyroid Do?

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Ever wondered: what does your thyroid do? The thyroid has just one job, however, it is one of the most important jobs for the body to function properly. It makes hormones that regulate the energy level, metabolism, growth, and reproduction of every cell of…

Mens Health Supplements That Work

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Australian men are frequently reluctant to seek support for their health, particularly when it comes to hormone-related issues. However, many of the common conditions and diseases that affect men are potentially preventable by improving diet and lifestyle and ensuring regular health-screening practices. In addition,…

Triggers That Can Impact Female Hormone Levels

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The latest science reveals female hormone activity is impacted by a number of processes, molecules and systems. As well as thyroid hormones, insulin, androgens (e.g. testosterone) and cortisol which all have the capacity to positively or negatively influence female reproductive health, there are a number…

Navigating your Hormonal Network

Ranging anywhere from mildly uncomfortable to severely debilitating, many women experience some form of hormonal based symptoms across their lifetime. In fact, 50-80% of reproductive-aged women experience premenstrual syndrome (PMS), and 75% of women report mild to severe symptoms as they transition into menopause….

What Are The Effects Of Unhealthy Eating On Kids Academic Performance?

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Many parents worry about the impact of their children not getting enough of the right foods in their diet and a newly-published Australian study has confirmed a long-held theory that eating foods with low nutritional value results in poor academic performance particularly in numeracy,…

What Are The Signs Of Iron Deficiency?

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Are you feeling exhausted and rundown? Are you finding it hard to fight off infections like colds? You may not be getting enough iron for your needs. Iron is an essential mineral that has a number of jobs in the body, including making healthy…

How To Boost Your Immune System To Combat Recurrent Infection

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Are you sick of feeling sick? Do you shudder when you hear someone cough nearby because you just know you’re going to get sick? Do you often complete a course of antibiotics to treat an infection, only for it to return a month later?…

Easy Chicken Soup

chicken soup recipe

Ingredients 200g cubed chicken breast (cooked weight) 3 cups chicken stock 1 chopped onion 2 stalks sliced celery 2 sliced carrots 1 clove garlic 1 chilli (optional) Chopped parsley for garnish Extra virgin olive oil for cooking   Preparation Lightly fry onion in a…