General Nutrition

Kimchi anyone? Discovering the World of Fermented Foods

Let’s talk about kimchi, sauerkraut, kefir and kombucha. A mouthful, yes. Fermented foods are currently making headlines due to their probiotic benefit, although they’ve been part of our diet for hundreds of years. So why the fuss now? As new foods such as KKK (Kimchi, Kefir, Kombucha)

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Recipe Recap: Top Recipes of the Past Week

It’s the end of another week and more recipes are yet to be discovered! Here are our top recipes of the past week that have gained numerous clicks on our Facebook Page! Wishing you all a happy and healthy start to the weekend… Smoked Paprika Chicken with

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Nibbles for Thought: Moderation, moderation, moderation!

With the start of a new year, the mind is always inundated with ideas and projects and voila! I’ve decided to start a new category of posts called Nibbles for Thought, where I share random bits and bobs of what’s hot and gossip-worthy in the world of

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Launch of Nutrition A-Z's Online Nutrition Counseling!

Dear Readers, I’m happy to announce that as of the 1st of February, Nutrition A-Z’s online nutrition counseling will go live providing you with dietetic services from the comfort of your own home.  Services provided include nutritional counseling with regards to the following:  Weight Loss / Weight

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In the Spotlight: Great Food Delivered to Your Doorstep by Private DietBox

Whether it is weight loss you’re after, eating healthy or trying out being ‘Paleo’, Switzerland’s Private DietBox are here to deliver delicious, healthy, calorie-controlled meals directly to your doorstep. Here’s Denise Van Erven Dorens, co-founder and managing partner of Private DietBox, with her introductions about what Private DietBox is all

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Top Recipes from All Over

Recently I was contacted by someone informing me of a link that might be of interest to our readers, and indeed it was! 30 Great Recipes for a Healthy 2014 consists of a compilation of some great tasting meals to help kick start your way to a

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Top Salad Recipes of the Past Week

As the weekend approaches and I pack my bags for a week away in the Italian Alps, I bid you farewell with  3 top salad recipes that were quite popular on Nutrition A-Z’s Facebook page! Be sure to check us out and LIKE in order to be

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Everyone is Talking Food Trends

With the start of a new year, comes the gossip and talk about food trends. Health gurus, food manufacturers, and restaurant consultants have been raving about what to expect in 2014  from what foods are “in”, the “hot” culinary styles and cuisines to “it” diets. So what are

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Beyoncé and Jay Z Go Vegan for 22 days…Should You?

Right. So word on the street is that the ‘royal’ couple have gone vegan for 22 days! Jay Z has informed the world that “On December 3, one day before my 44th birthday, I will embark on a 22 Day challenge to go completely vegan, or as

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The Calorie Trap: Not All Calories Are Created Equal

“A calorie is a calorie”. This has been a common mantra most people go by when it comes to weight loss, where the belief that consuming 100 calories worth of Coke or fries is the same as 100 calories worth of beans or broccoli. Fall into that

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