Understanding Treats

Understanding Treats

Recently I had the opportunity to give presentations interstate. It was great to see so many people taking an interest in their health.  One of the key issues I stress in talks about being healthy is doing mainly the right thing most of the time. This does not mean we...
Five Tips For Helping Your Kids To be Healthy

Five Tips For Helping Your Kids To be Healthy

One of the laments of parents is getting children to eat lunch. The number of lunches that are either swapped or not eaten is huge. It does not even seem to matter that much, what is put in the lunchbox. Even when children select and make their own lunch the same...
If School Kids Get It – Why Can’t Adults?

If School Kids Get It – Why Can’t Adults?

Every so often I get an insight into what is wrong with our approach to health. Hardly a day goes by without some expert lamenting the rise in obesity levels and calling for government action usually in the guise of “funding “ for one of their pet projects. The...
What You Are Giving Your Child As A Treat?

What You Are Giving Your Child As A Treat?

There are times when you really have to take a step back and ask what is going on here? We all want our children to grow up to be happy and healthy. So why do we do things that not only don’t help them with this goal but may make it harder for them? On the weekend my...