Dietitian & Nutrition

29 Apr How do I read and understand food labels

An important part of making healthy eating choices is knowing which products to pick up at the supermarket. How we read food labels can be very intimidating, especially when turning a packet over and seeing all the numbers on the Nutrition Information Panel. This blog post...

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04 Apr What is the best nutrition for football

What is the best football nutrition tips? The football season is here, which is always an exciting way to get us through the colder months! However, it often raises the common questions – What do I need to eat for football games? Are orange wedges enough...

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28 Feb Autumn Recipe from our Dietitian

Sweet potatoes are an exceptionally versatile vegetable, which can be used in so many different recipes across a day. They are a vegetable that is only seasonally available in Autumn. Eating seasonally allows us to have more variety across the year, as each fruit and...

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31 Jan Simple Swaps for Improved Heart Health

Looking after our heart health doesn’t have to be hard! Here are 5 quick food swaps you can make and tips you can implement to take a step towards improved heart health. Include more fruits and vegetables in your diet Fruits and vegetables provide a wide range...

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30 Nov Summer Recipe – Peaches

As the summer begins and we approach a warm and festive period in Melbourne, our seasonal produce changes too. There is a wide variety of seasonal produce available in summer. Vegetables include tomatoes, zucchini, eggplant, corn and capsicum. The summer fruit is the star of...

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27 Sep Top Tips for a Nutritious Picnic

Picnics are very likely going to be the primary way to catch up with friends and loved ones for a while now that restrictions have eased slightly. It can be hard to know what to bring in order to enjoy yourself with delicious food without...

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28 Jul What is a Health Star Rating

An important component of making healthy food choices is being able to navigate the supermarket and make choices that align with your nutrition goals. Many people have a difficult time reading food labels and distinguishing whether a product has clever marketing or if it is...

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30 Jun What to eat when injured?

Nutrition for Injury Injury management can be an unfortunate reality of being active or playing sports. An important component that often gets overlooked is the role nutrition plays to help support your body through injury recovery. Energy and Carbohydrate Requirements This will vary from person to person, based...

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31 May Dietitian Recipe: Pumpkin 2-Ways

Pumpkins are a delicious, versatile and nutrient dense vegetable that is in season through winter in Melbourne! Choosing seasonal produce is not just fantastic for the environment, but also for our own health. Adjusting our intake of produce throughout the year helps increase the variety of...

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