Is Your Brain Making You Fat? ​

Is Your Brain Making You Fat? ​

I was asked this week, “Why do I feel hungry after eating and want to go back to the fridge to snack on things?” It’s a great question and one that many people have asked before so I thought I’d share my thoughts on it today. The appestat is part of the brain that...
What Does Holistic Mean?

What Does Holistic Mean?

My training is as a CHEK Practitioner. CHEK is an acronym that stands for Corrective Holistic Exercise Kinesiology, it’s a bit of a mouthful but I like to explain what this actually means to people because there is so much misunderstanding of what it means to be...
Prone Military Press

Prone Military Press

Prone Military Press This exercise is one of my favourites for the shoulders.  It helps promote excellent function as well as being a good workout.   Combining corrective exercise with something a bit more gratifying is a hit in my book, especially when...
Four Simple Mindfulness Techniques ​

Four Simple Mindfulness Techniques ​

In the last few weeks I’ve been studying the books of Thich Naht Hanh, Buddhist Monk and father of mindfulness in the west. These books have had quite a profound affect on me and his calmness and presumed sense of peace really come across in his writing. I thought I’d...