There is an evolving science around epigenetics which considers how our genes are affected by a constantly changing environment and what we expose ourselves to each and every day. We can look at our genes as the loaded gun and our environment is what pulls the trigger. In this week’s Quicky we take a look… Continue reading SLP 257: Self Love Quicky – The Evolving Science of Epigenetics
Oxidative stress & mitochondria; what on earth are they and how do they relate to autism? Today we are going to make sense of this in really easy to understand language. No need to dust off the old textbook, just listen in to find out the latest research in this area. Today’ you’ll learn what… Continue reading HBH 34: Oxidative Stress, Mitochondria & Autism
We need to look at autism through a completely different lense. We need to unlearn what we have known to be true. We need to challenge deeply ingrained belief systems and embrace a whole child approach to the complexities of autism. Today it’s just you and me! I chat about how my understanding of autism… Continue reading HBH 26: The eyes are useless when the mind is blind- Unlearning What We Know About Autism
We know genes play a major role in autism, but are you aware that autism is also heavily influenced by environmental factors? The more we learn about autism as an epigenetic condition – the more we start to realise that lifestyle really matters! This is a really empowering model to work from – because it… Continue reading HBH 25: Lifestyle Matters For Autism- Exploring Epigenetics with Shandy Laskey
Inbal shares so much knowledge this episode and drops bombs of gold on us throughout. She brings so much to the Amsterdam Birth community with her impressive experience and credentials list. It was a pleasure to have her on the show sharing her thoughts on how the mind plays a huge role on how we… Continue reading MUM 073: Inbal Sigler : The Power of The Mind over The Body in Birth
Nurses represent a massive part of the shift working population so I’m super excited to be chatting with a lady who has been working in this field for over 30 years which yes, I agree, is a very long time! Cara Henstridge works at Sandringham hospital in Melbourne and shares what its like to run… Continue reading HSW 33: Nursing and Smart DNA Testing with Cara Henstridge.
It was super exciting to talk about a topic I am passionate about and also to bring a first to Mum’s The Word, me interviewing 2 people at once! Enjoy the wisdom from Karen and Agnele. x Kaz Agnele and Karen Bio We are two midwives and two mothers and jointly co-founded Nurturing Us. Together… Continue reading MUM 071: Nurturing Us Midwives Karen & Agnele – Epigenetics and Pregnancy