Recent posts have mentioned the reasons for avoiding mercury, the heavy metal which finds it’s way into our bodies from food (especially fish), water (it’s been found in tap water) and silver fillings. This video from the University of Calgary shows you exactly what damage the mercury does to our brain cells (neurons). It’s full [...]
Take some time out to detox, cleanse and rejuvenate in a beautiful country house in the Dordogne region of France next month. Jiva Healing are running two week long fasting retreats, from 19th June to 3rd July. Week one is already booked, but there are still a couple of spaces for week two.
At Jiva, the [...]
Check out this video from the Plastiki expedition, they are sailing across the Pacific in a boat made of plastic objects to publicise the accumulation of waste plastic in the oceans. There is a huge health as well as environmental implication to this as the plastic debris in the ocean enters the food chain. There is [...]
I’m going to start a new feature showcasing recent success stories. I know how powerful Fabulous Nutrition is, so do my clients, so we want to share that with more people!
This weeks story is Fiona who at 58 wanted to lose weight and feel more energised. She didn’t feel that she had any major health [...]
I’m in Goa again, joining Rebecca Andrist and the Jiva Healing team once again. This time as well as the nutrition consultations, I’m going to be trialling some pre and post testing and assessment for guests. It’s a really exciting project as I will be able to see in more detail about how the body [...]
A recent report found that more than half of samples of brand-name canned tuna contained more mercury than deemed safe by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). However, the same report found that only 5 percent of canned tuna samples contained mercury levels that exceeded the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) standards for safety, [...]
If you google detox 11,800, 000 entries appear. It has become a real buzz-word in the health and wellness field.
Last year a dossier published by The Voice of Young Scientists concluded that ‘detox’ as used in product marketing is a myth. I would agree with them on the whole, I believe that detox has become [...]