Digestive Health: How Modern Postural Issues Affect Digestion

Originally written for Movement for Modern Life In part one of this series we looked at the effects of stress on the gut. This showed how our digestive system is bound up in our relationship with the world around us. … Continued

Digestive Health: Holding Stress and Trauma in the Gut

Originally written for Movement for Modern Life Digestive Health and yoga It will come as no surprise to those suffering from digestive disorders, how quickly stress affects our digestive health. Our whole digestive system is part of our emotional, mental, … Continued

How to Have Healthy Digestion

Originally written for Yoga Matters Digestive issues are on the rise and can often prove difficult to address through mainstream medical routes. This is not least because of their connection with the rise of psycho-social stress and poor dietary habits. … Continued

A Calm and Conscious Christmas for a Happy New Year

With Christmas comes the onslaught of brightly coloured wrappers and decorated boxes adorning chocolates, biscuits and sweets. For some, this represents dietary abandon with the resolution to bring it all round in the New Year. But some of us have … Continued

Food Focus – Live Greek Yogurt

Did You Know… Evidence shows that we have been making yogurt for around 5,000 years and its benefits to digestive and immune health long acknowledged. Live Greek yoghurt contains living bacterial cultures long associated with life extension through a robust … Continued

How to Create a Happy Relationship with Food

Our relationships with what we put into our mouths – and therefore our bodies – is set from a young age. Many of us may be able to trace back some more obvious links (like being drawn to biscuits for … Continued