Category Archives for "Chronic Illness"

Is a Low-fat Diet Behind Your Bloating?

Have you ever been on a low-fat, or calorie-restricted diet to achieve weight loss? Do you feel severely bloated or uncomfortable after eating difficult to digest meals, such as those containing high levels of fats? Most people, especially women, will answer yes to the first – however, if you answered ‘yes’ to both, I’m going […]

The Gut-Brain-Axis: Anxiety, Depression & Gut Health

Does the size of your belly dictate your mood? Do digestive symptoms take you on an emotional roller coaster? Do you one day feel blissful and cured, and the next feel like you want to strangle someone with the extra material of your loose-fitting, bloat-disguising shirt? Did you know that the persistence of negative emotions […]

Top 5 Anti-Bloat Diets

Do you get bloated or experience digestive symptoms following meals? Do your symptoms seem to appear randomly, with no consistent indication of what foods you’re reacting to? Well, you’re in luck – because I may have your answer. When Friendly Food Becomes Your Foe Bloating can often be a case of consuming foods that you […]

5 Steps To Solve Your Bloating For Good

Are you tired of bloating on the daily? Let’s chat about how to fix that. When Digestive Health Becomes a Problem Most people experience bloating and digestive symptoms from time to time, especially following a night out on the town or a cheat day eating foods from the naughty list. Commonly, people will assume poor […]

5 Reasons Behind Your Bloated Belly

Does Your Bloated Belly Make You Appear Larger Than Life? Are you chronically bloated? Do you have a tummy bump that makes you appear larger than you actually are, and hides all of your dietary and exercise efforts? Are you sick and tired of your uncomfortable belly determining your wardrobe and standing in the way […]

The Surprising Reason Behind Your Food Coma

Have you ever wondered why you get exhausted after having a big meal? Do you find yourself needing to nap after a Sunday binge, or going into frequent food-comas? Although this post-meal exhaustion frequents modern society, it’s actually your body’s way of telling you something big – something that definitely shouldn’t be ignored. Inflammation: The […]

IBS Isn’t Real

I carry a special place in my heart for those suffering from IBS. The reason for this is because I was diagnosed with it over and over again. The issue I have with the diagnosis? IBS isn’t a real thing. Now, let me be perfectly clear: the symptoms experienced by IBS sufferers are incredibly real, […]