Author archives: Georgia Chilton

5 Essential Tips for Training in Warmer Weather

As the temperature rises, staying motivated and continuing your training routine (whether that’s for the short summer we have in the UK or whilst you’re on holiday) can become a challenge. However, with proper preparation and a few adjustments here and there, you can optimise your workouts and make the most of training in warmer […]

What is Life Longevity?

The term “longevity” is being used more and more, with more research and interest in how to increase life longevity, and what changes can we make, if any, to our day-to-day life to improve it. Longevity is a very complex phenomenon. This is because an array of environmental, behavioural, socio-demographic and dietary factors can influence […]

Do you really need to walk 10,000 steps a day?

The common goal of walking 10,000 steps a day is often touted as a benchmark for daily activity, but is this number magical when it comes to improving your health? The short answer is no, but let’s delve deeper into why any form of movement is beneficial and how you can adapt this guideline to […]

Does Microwaving Food Kill Its Nutrients?

Microwave ovens are a staple in modern kitchens, praised for their speed and convenience. However, concerns often arise about whether microwaving food might diminish its nutritional value. Let’s dive into this topic, separating fact from fiction and addressing common concerns. Understanding Microwave Cooking Microwaves cook food using electromagnetic radiation. This radiation causes water molecules in […]