Why Sleep is more Important than Nutrition & Training combined.

Why Sleep is more important than Nutrition & Training combined.

You would have realized the importance of sleep, if you've ever had a bad night's rest. You may feel unfocused, weak, in a bad mood and with huge cravings for sugar and salty snacks. But, still we underestimate the tremendous effects of sleep & disregard the 100's of processes in our physiology that require that restorative 'shut-eye'.

Should I go vegetarian?

The discussion about the “right“ way to eat is very emotional because it’s deeply connected to people’s values. That’s perfectly fine but it makes the topic of personal diet sometimes a bit difficult to approach. If you are not a vegetarian, chances are, you don’t even want to talk about nutrition with people who are. … Continue reading Should I go vegetarian?

Mind, Body, Health! How Mindfulness will make you happier and healthier.

Simple tips on mindful health you can incorporate today.

Mindfulness nurtures a relationship to our body that welcomes healing of the whole self. Here are 4 simple tips on mindful health you can incorporate today.

VIDEO: Peformance Testing gets you better results.

Performance Testing at City Osteopathy & Physiotherapy

In this video I walk you through a typical performance test with the aeroscan. The results of this test allow us to make recommendations to your training plan to enable you to train harder for longer as well as burning fat more efficiently. If you would like to know more, talk to me for a … Continue reading VIDEO: Peformance Testing gets you better results.

Why Metabolic Testing is the missing piece in your health and fitness journey.

Smart people try to avoid training overload and they will - sooner or later - stumble upon calculations and rules of thumb regarding the maximum heart rate and calculation of their “individual” training zones. Let’s just stay real: it’s better to...