Fighting Fads

Navigating Nutrition Advice on Social Media 

Navigating Nutrition Advice on Social Media 

This article was written by Associate Registered Nutritionist (ANutr) Sophie Gastman, and reviewed by Registered Dietitian Maeve Hanan. In recent years, …
The Truth About Greens Powders 

The Truth About Greens Powders 

This article was written by Associate Registered Nutritionist (ANutr) Sophie Gastman, and reviewed by Registered Dietitian Maeve Hanan. If you’re on …
Do You Feel Anxious About Sugar?

Do You Feel Anxious About Sugar?

This article was written by Associate Registered Nutritionist (ANutr) Sophie Gastman, and reviewed by Registered Dietitian Maeve Hanan. The world of …
Should Processed Foods be Feared?

Should Processed Foods be Feared?

This article was written by Associate Registered Nutritionist (ANutr) Sophie Gastman, and reviewed by Registered Dietitian Maeve Hanan. What Are Processed …
Why Do We Need Fats in Our Diet?

Why Do We Need Fats in Our Diet?

We recently explored the importance of body fat. This article by Registered Nutritionist Sophie Gastman (reviewed by Registered Dietitian …
Carbohydrate and Female Hormones 

Carbohydrate and Female Hormones 

This article was written by Registered Nutritionist Sophie Gastman and Registered Dietitian Maeve Hanan. Low-carbohydrate diets have been around for a long …
Why Are Carbohydrates Important?

Why Are Carbohydrates Important?

This article was written by Registered Dietitian Maeve Hanan and Student Dietitian and Dietetically Speaking Intern Sophie Gastman. Carbohydrates have notoriously gained a …
Fad Diets — What’s the Harm?

Fad Diets — What’s the Harm?

This article was first published in January 2020 Thriva Newspaper. As we reflect on the past year and think about our future goals, …
Gluten 101

Gluten 101

Thank you to Student Dietitian Marcos Gregoriou for writing this blog post about gluten, the gluten-free diet and the risks …
The Lectin-Free Diet

The Lectin-Free Diet

This article was first published in the November 2019 edition of NHD magazine. What is the Lectin-free Diet?  This diet involves heavily …
Your No-Nonsense Guide to Eating Well

Your No-Nonsense Guide to Eating Well

I am SO excited to tell you about this book which I have just released!I was inspired to write Your No-Nonsense …
The Pros and Cons of Low-Carb Diets

The Pros and Cons of Low-Carb Diets

This guest post was written by Dr Harriet Holme (MA Hons Cantab, MBBS MRCPCH, PhD, RNutr). Harriet studied medicine at …