Is IBS the condition or the symptom?

Is IBS the condition or the symptom?

April is World IBS Month. As a Nutritionist who loves all things gut and hormones I had to take this opportunity to bring some awareness to this condition. Personally I was diagnosed with IBS in my early 20’s and was told that it was just something I was going to have...
Understanding Period Pain

Understanding Period Pain

Let me start by saying whilst period pain is common it is not something that you should have to endure. I would also like to differentiate between two types of period pain. Now I want to say normal period pain but that just doesn’t seem to fit after what I just said...
Zucchini Fritters

Zucchini Fritters

Breakfast just got a whole lot tastier with these Zucchini Fritters. Crispy, golden, zesty – these fritters are perfect on their own or pair so well many of my favourite ingredients such as goats cheese, baby spinach, bacon, smoked salmon or avocado. My...
What nearly 20 years on contraception has taught me.

What nearly 20 years on contraception has taught me.

Whilst I can’t remember the exact age a doctor first prescribed me the mini pill, I do know it was somewhere between the age of 11, when I first got my period and 13, when we moved towns. At the age of 30, after nearly 20 years of an array of contraception, I decided...