Tag Archives: #health

Coeliac Disease, One Year On – What I have learnt

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Around this time last year, my youngest son was diagnosed with coeliac disease. In the year before diagnosis, my son was experiencing rapid weight loss, fatigue, frequent toilet trips and sickness. I didn’t know what was going on, I was scared of the unknown and begged the doctors to do tests. The Doctors started off …

My Favorite Arbonne Products – Skincare & Health Review

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I was recently sent some Arbonne samples to try at home. Arbonne are naturally inspired, and scientifically tested. The range is vegan, gluten free and they combine the best of science and nature to produce formulas that deliver incredible results. My new skincare regime with Arbonne. I have dry, sensitive skin so I wanted something …

My Journey, Maxillofacial Surgery – Why I need Jaw surgery

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Yesterday (12/04/2019) I started my maxillofacial surgery journey. Well, the journey actually started years ago but I didn’t feel there was a need to document it as I was just attending a few appointment’s, having really horrid photos taken and some x-rays. Maxillofacial surgery was considered when I was a child, I was around seven …

Eating Disorders Awareness Week 2019 – How do parents, carers and friends cope?

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I was gifted a book on eating disorders to review. At 15 I was in the full swing of anorexia, I would survive the day eating one apple or sliced cucumber and water…sometimes a calypso drink if I was feeling dizzy. I would take mass amounts of vitamin tablets but none containing oil. Mum being worried took me …

What is Placenta Encapsulation – The postnatal benefits and cost.

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What is placenta encapsulation???? A few days ago I interviewed Samantha Gadsden a doula based in Caerphilly. The post was well received however, some friends and mums asked me what placenta encapsulation was. I briefly mentioned it as a service in my last post and now readers wanted to learn more on the subject. Doula Interview Here. …

Eating Disorders Awareness Week 2018 – Anorexia & Bulimia (trigger warning)

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Eating Disorders Awareness Week 2018, I talk openly about anorexia and bulimia. I have a rather peculiar relationship with food since suffering from an eating disorder. Although free of it to some degree, I am left with lifelong physical problems due to my history of an eating disorder. As it is Eating Disorders Awareness Week, I think …