Prof Tim Noakes – Author, Emeritus Professor, Athlete and LCHF Proponent

Prof Noakes was born in Harare, Zimbabwe in 1949. As a youngster, he had a keen interest in sport and attended Diocesan College in Cape Town. Following this, he studied at the University of Cape Town (UCT) and obtained an MBChB degree in 1974, an MD in 1981 and a DSc (Med) in Exercise Science [...]

By | December 6th, 2017|

Dr Hassina Kajee – Specialist Physician & LCHF Expert

Dr Hassina Kajee is a specialist physician. She worked for eight years in Groote Schuur’s Hospital and was in charge of the emergency unit for three years. Next year, she will open a private practice clinic in Cape Town. Dr Kajee is a member of the esteemed board of directors of The Noakes Foundation. She [...]

By | November 29th, 2017|

Dr Neville Wellington – LCHF Diabetes Expert

Taking advantage of the fact that this week we recognized World Diabetes Day, we would like to give some more information about one of the speakers who will be talking at the launch of the Nutrition Network, Dr Neville Wellington. The Nutrition Network event will focus on the “Perspectives on the role of dietary management [...]

By | November 17th, 2017|

Nutrition Network: The Noakes Foundation Committed to Training Medical Professionals and Taking Low Carb Science to the World

“There is no way to eat that is more expensive than the current diet in South Africa if you consider the immeasurable cost of having diabetes and what that chronic disease will cost the state” - Prof Tim Noakes Doctors and dietitians desperately need more access to credible science and evidence-based information which specifically addresses [...]

By | November 13th, 2017|

Lore of Nutrition – Out Now

  “In the context of junk diets, embedded scientists, corrupt – or simply ignorant – doctors and dietitians, human health and omertàs, what you believe about your personal nutrition will determine not just how you live, but also how you die.”  – Prof Tim Noakes What would you do if you discovered that the food [...]

By | November 7th, 2017|

Is Sugar Sweetened Beverage Taxes (SSBs) the solution to obesity?

Empirical evidence suggests that the quality of human health has declined drastically in the twenty first century. Health risks such as cardiovascular disease, cancer, diabetes, osteoarthritis, and chronic kidney disease all increase when a person’s BMI exceeds 23. Research indicates that if left unchecked, the rise in obesity could lead to future declines in life [...]

By | October 27th, 2017|

Nutrition Network Event – BOOK HERE

CLICK HERE TO BOOK TICKETS Nutrition Network presents: an evening exploring dietary approaches to chronic disease management. Prof Tim Noakes, Dr Neville Wellington and Dr Hassina Kajee are experts in the field of LCHF and have successfully applied these principles to the management of patients with chronic diseases. Join us for an evening exploring dietary [...]

By | October 26th, 2017|

Lore of Nutrition Book Launch

To book call 021 658 4500/1

By | October 16th, 2017|

The Great Veg Debate

Prof Tim Noakes was recently quoted in an article published by The Huffington Post SA titled ‘Tim Noakes: Eat More Meat To Save The Environment’, which quotes Prof Noakes as saying that a plant-based diet is not necessarily good for the environment. This topic is indeed a loaded one with many alternative views, emotions, and [...]

By | October 4th, 2017|

Mesothelioma Awareness Day – could an LCHF/Keto diet help?

  Mesothelioma Awareness Day - could an LCHF/Keto diet help? by Veronique Murphy   Today, September 26, is Mesothelioma Awareness Day. Mesothelioma is a rare and aggressive cancer caused by exposure to asbestos. According to the Mesothelioma + Asbestos Awareness Center (MAA Center), about 3,000 people are diagnosed with mesothelioma each year. The cancer is [...]

By | September 26th, 2017|
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