Ketogenic State – Research shows Panacea for Many Modern Diseases

Ketogenic State – Research shows Panacea for Many Modern Diseases

Recently I was on the Gold Coast for a three-day conference called Low Carb Down Under. I’ve listened to parts of this conference online for many years, but this was the first time that I attended. We had a stand for The Nutrition Academy at the expo and as the...
22 Myth of Modern Diet and Nutrition

22 Myth of Modern Diet and Nutrition

I studied at Deakin University in the early 1980’s to become a dietitian. After completing my BSc majoring in Nutrition to be able to do a diploma in Dietetics, I decided not to proceed as I didn’t agree with what I was taught. Nearly four decades later and many of...

The many benefits of fat

Let’s clear up the myth that fat is bad for you. Humans need fat to be healthy – it is actually essential for our bodies. Here are some facts to ponder on if you are questioning whether you will be using butter over margarine (which by the way is a concoction of...

Rice Bran Oil- Is It really all that good?

Many people ask me about rice bran oil. I am somewhat very puzzled by the terminology. In all grains there are similar parts. The germ of the grain is what holds all the oil to feed the plant that grows and to give us (that eat it) the nutrition, most germ is taken...