About Helen Kirby

Following a childhood spent avoiding beetroot juices but quite liking her mandatory daily salad, Helen spectacularly deviated from this background for 20 years or more. Having finally seen sense and overcome the need to contradict her mother, the last 20 years have been very different. Helen discovered the rejuvenating benefits of good nutrition and living a healthy life. This culminated 8 years ago by her switching to a high raw diet. Helen is passionate about aiding others to achieve happiness through health. Most of all she believes in a gentle approach. No boot camps here!

Natural Remedies for an Underactive Thyroid

Chances are if you have ever struggled with being overweight, you will have at one time or another wondered if you have an underactive thyroid. Unexplained weight gain is one of the most publicised effects of a thyroid that is […]

By | March 30th, 2017|Categories: Physical Conditions|Tags: |

Liver Versus Super Greens: Supplements for Anaemia

Anaemia was yet another of the health problems that afflicted my mother whilst I was growing up. Her anaemia was most probably in part due to the haemorrhoids she suffered with, as the severity of these caused a regular amount […]

By | February 7th, 2017|Categories: Vitamins and Supplements|Tags: |

Moisturize from Within: Vitamins for Dry Skin

Housework done, I sat down to write having just washed up without rubber gloves, these having developed a hole. Currently, it so happens, I am also using ‘bad’ washing up liquid – as in bog standard and not the gentle […]

By | January 24th, 2017|Categories: Physical Conditions|Tags: |

Horses Sweat, Men Perspire and Ladies Glow: Natural Treatment for Hyperhidrosis

Some years back, before I discovered better ways to keep fit, I dragged myself out jogging on a daily basis, weather permitting. My assorted children, then aged between 5 and 15 thought it grand fun to join me. After a […]

By | January 8th, 2017|Categories: Physical Conditions|

Going With the Flow: Natural Treatment for Prostatitis

During my self absorbed teenage years I didn’t make the connection between my dad and his regular night time toilet trips. These were an inconvenience to me, if I happened to still be awake and reading during the wee hours. […]

By | December 19th, 2016|Categories: Physical Conditions|Tags: |

The Ultimate Guide to Detoxing

Yet another day dawns and here you are feeling sluggish, apathetic, not functioning at your potential and sleeping badly. You decide you are in need of a DETOX to get you up and back in the game again. Of course, […]

By | December 11th, 2016|Categories: Physical Conditions, Ultimate Guides|

The Ultimate Beginners Guide to Eating Raw Food

The concept of eating a raw diet first came to my attention in 1996. It was quite a shock to read, that to gain the benefits the book was so gaily suggesting I would have to alter my diet massively […]

By | August 20th, 2016|Categories: The Raw Food Diet, Ultimate Guides|Tags: |

Natural Treatment for Asthma Using HIMALAYAN SALT

I am delving back into the health archives of my son again, as he experienced asthma as a child. For the record, he is now 30 years old, calm, easy going, healthy and fit.

However, back along when he was about […]

By | July 28th, 2016|Categories: Physical Conditions|Tags: |

Natural Cures for Depression

We can all have days or weeks of feeling depressed, maybe after the break–up of a relationship, or loss of a parent, or having to daily face a job we hate. Yet these are all understandable conditions of feeling down […]

By | July 25th, 2016|Categories: Mental Conditions|Tags: |

Wake Up and Come Alive with a Raw Food Breakfast

If you are reading the title and thinking a raw breakfast means cereal with milk, and a healthy raw breakfast is the same but with fresh fruit added, think again. Or rather listen up, and I will whisper some well […]

By | July 23rd, 2016|Categories: The Raw Food Diet|Tags: |
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