Careers in Nutrition and Naturopathy – Facts, Health Academy cou

We get the question many times in regards to what career options/outcomes each of our courses have on completion and what the differences are between these and nationally recognised courses in Nutrition. So in this article we would like to provide some clarification in regards to these questions.

By |2019-11-02T11:15:26+00:00October 16th, 2019|Nutrition Articles|0 Comments

Social Media/Digital Marketing for Small Business

The world of marketing has evolved so much in the last 10 years that paper advertising is slowly becoming redundant and the marketing world is shifting more towards digital platforms. This is great news not just for the consumer but also for small businesses and individual operators. In this exclusive article Vahini Panda, our CEO who has Masters in Ecommerce and is a Digital Marketing guru will share some of her insights with you so you can apply them to yourself or your business.

By |2019-11-02T11:14:59+00:00October 14th, 2019|Career Advice|0 Comments

Viral Gastroenteritis (Stomach Flu)

 

Gastroenteritis refers to inflammation of the stomach and intestines, and is characterised as viral gastroenteritis when the inflammatory condition is caused by infection with a virus. Viral gastroenteritis is often called the ‘stomach flu’ because it is caused by a virus, even though the influenza virus is not one of them.

By |2019-11-17T05:24:03+00:00September 21st, 2019|Health Articles|0 Comments

Anorexia Nervosa

Anorexia nervosa is a severe emotional, eating disorder that is characterised by a misperception of body image. Individuals suffering from anorexia nervosa have a distorted body image, which means that while they may be extremely underweight, they believe they are overweight. Sufferers also often have an obsessive fear of gaining weight. In popular media anorexia nervosa is shortened to anorexia. It should be noted that anorexia refers simply to having a loss of appetite, while anorexia nervosa is an emotional disorder that leads to appetite suppression. 

By |2019-11-17T05:23:35+00:00September 12th, 2019|Health Articles|0 Comments

Pete’s Story

I thought I'd share my journey with you and where I'm headed from here with my new knowledge I have received from competing this course.I thought I'd share my journey with you and where I'm headed from here with my new knowledge I have received from competing this course.

By |2019-11-02T11:14:04+00:00June 24th, 2019|Student Success|0 Comments

Magnesium – A vital mineral

Did you know that Magnesium is one of the body’s most vital minerals and controls over 300 chemical reactions and processes in the body?  It is necessary for protein synthesis, muscle and nerve functioning, bone development, energy production, the maintenance of normal heart rhythm and blood pressure, healthy immune system and the regulation of glucose.  Low magnesium intake can lead to illnesses such as high blood pressure, heart disease, diabetes, osteoporosis, and migraines.   

By |2019-11-09T08:19:05+00:00June 5th, 2019|Nutrition Articles|0 Comments

Leaky Gut Syndrome

Leaky Gut Syndrome, a term to describe a condition of “Hyperpermeable Intestines,” means the intestinal lining has become more porous, with larger holes appearing than normal, which results in the intestines not functioning adequately. The end result to this condition is that larger, undigested food and waste products that are toxic, enter the bloodstream.

By |2019-11-17T05:27:32+00:00May 30th, 2019|Diseases & Disorders|0 Comments