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Sleep Disruption – What is Melatonin trying to tell us?

In this post we look at two hormones with opposite agendas, and how their workplace spat could be costing us precious sleep. According to the University of Adelaide, 33-45% of  Australian adults are citing inadequate sleep as negatively affecting their performance during the daytime. Is this getting...
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The Blueberries and the Benefits

The Facts About Blueberries! We’ve been eating them for 13,000 years now but never have we grown so many. In 2019 Australian farmers harvested 17,000 tonnes[1] of fresh Blueberries with an approximate farm gate value of $A310 million. Bought frozen or eaten fresh from the tree, Blueberries…

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Limitations of Serum AND Saliva for Testing Hormones 

Don’t they use Blood for that? It’s a question many people ask when informed that Saliva can be used to test the levels of steroid hormones. Well, you can. In fact most GP’s prefer to test hormones in the traditional way. Before making up your mind though,…

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Adults And Acne An Adult Affliction

Adult Acne & Hormone Signals Acne is an affliction that is part of the course for most adolescents. During teenage years hormones are in upheaval in both sexes; the brain is signalling to the ovaries and testes that it’s time to switch on and become ready for…

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What is Adrenal Fatigue? Debunking the Myth

The wellness industry, alternative medicine and even the mainstream media can be highly influential – sometimes propagating public awareness of certain ‘syndromes’ despite very little supporting medical evidence. In this article, it is existence of adrenal fatigue that has captured our attention. In an era where information…

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The Relationship Between Hormones and Weight Gain

Rates of obesity have tripled over the last quarter century, with our more sedentary lifestyles and easy access to food (of all types) copping most of the blame. While no-one is arguing that these lifestyle factors don’t play a significant role in weight gain, it is becoming…

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