Most of us have been plagued with acne at some point in our lives. In most cases, this was during puberty and it resolved itself once our hormones calmed down and normalised. For many, however, acne can continue into adulthood or even appear for the first time later in life. In adults, acne is not so likely to resolve itself and it is necessary to take a look at one's diet. Read on to find out how hormones and diet affect your skin.
You've just started to eliminate gluten from your diet, but gluten is in everything. There's nothing left to eat. Is that how you feel? You're right, it is omnipresent, but does avoiding it mean that there is nothing but a life of dietary misery in front of you? I think not! There is a growing community of people out there whose diets happen to be gluten-free by default and they are not missing a thing. Read on to find out more.
Did you know that 45% of us are suffering from some kind of food intolerance? Yet most of us don't even know it and have accepted the often mild, but niggling symptoms as part of the way we are. Others are quite sure that something doesn't agree with them. Note though that 'food allergy' and 'food intolerance' are not the same thing. Read my today's blog to find out how they differ.
The healthiest diets are those that have variety. However some conditions unfortunately warrant the avoidance of certain foods either temporarily or forever. If you have been told to cut out gluten, wheat, yeast or dairy, don't despair: Life without these foods is possible, and you may even find that your menu becomes a lot more interesting.