ops do not fit, bottoms do not fit, waists do not fit. Dresses are a nightmare! My top half has always been normal-ish and my bottom half huge. I am not a fashion expert and do not follow all the trends but I do like to look my best....these are my tips for dressing for our shape.Read More
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When I discovered I had Lipoedema, I overhauled my eating and cut out wheat, reduced my sugar intake. However I still liked my odd baked treat wither it be a scone, brownie, cake or biscuit. So now I bake every couple of weeks with gluten free flours and no sugar, freeze or place my results or place them in an airtight tin (I say results as sometimes they do look like an experiment gone wrong). So when I need a little treat it’s there for me.Read More
My body is screaming pain this week , yesterday I could hardly move , I wanted to sit in a corner and cry. I know many of you can identify with this feeling , for me it is unusual although it has been becoming an increasingly familiar thing.Read More
Turmeric contains compounds that have powerful anti-inflammatory, anti-fungal and anti-bacterial properties. A growing body of research supports the notion that one such compound, curcumin, can inhibit the growth of cancer cells. Last year, one study found curcumin was more effective in treating rheumatoid arthritis than prescription anti-inflammatories.Read More
You don’t have to cut them all out but you could try a few and see but with every bite we take, we’re either balancing the pro- and anti-inflammatory compounds in the body, or tipping the scale to one end.Read More