Main blog page, Other topics

The Wim Hof Method

Last week I did an Instagram post and blog on cold therapy. After this I had a couple of questions about the Wim Hof Method. I thought I'd boil down some of the key points in a video. I answer: ✨What is the Wim Hof Method of breathing? ✨What are its benefits? ✨What are the… Continue reading The Wim Hof Method

Lifestyle Medicine, Main blog page, Other topics

Cold therapy

Now I've always been a hot shower & bubble bath kind of girl, yet my boyfriend has been having cold showers for years & this year I've taken the plunge! They are surprisingly invigorating! ⠀ ⠀ Cryotherapy creatures hormetic stress. Some evidence about the benefits of cold therapy:⠀ ❄️Enhances antioxidants, aiding against rouge inflammation. ⠀… Continue reading Cold therapy

Lifestyle Medicine, Main blog page, Positive Psychology

What if I don’t know my passion yet?

✨Today I was honoured to present the awards for natural sciences at my old school's virtual speech day. ⠀ ⠀ ✨Part of my presentation speech I feel is pertinent here, in the world of wellness where we are ever more expected to all know our passions and purpose in life....⠀ ⠀ ✨"It was only after… Continue reading What if I don’t know my passion yet?

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Yoga for emotional wellbeing – Breathing for Anxiety.

✨I wanted to share a particular highlight for me from a really interesting webinar I went to this week on yoga for mental health with @themindedinstitute 's Heather Mason.⠀ ⠀ ✨I've mentioned before how when we extend our exhales longer than our inhales it activates the parasympathetic (rest & digest) nervous system, but how does this… Continue reading Yoga for emotional wellbeing – Breathing for Anxiety.

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I’ve started a newsletter!

✨Ever since starting this platform I've had greatest joy from connecting with people and creating a community. ⠀ ⠀ ✨For a few months now I've been wanting to take this community further and tomorrow my new newsletter launches! I'm so excited to share with you 😁. SIGN UP FOR MY NEWSLETTER HERE! My first newsletter… Continue reading I’ve started a newsletter!