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Nutrition Network Online Course Launches 1 May 2018!

  On the 1st of May the Nutrition Network will officially be launching the Online Course: Professional Training in LCHF/Ketogenic Nutrition & Treatment! The online training is the first of its kind and is presented by national and international medical and allied healthcare experts in their field, on a range of topics related to LCHF nutrition and [...]

By | April 3rd, 2018|

Paleo vs a Ketogenic Lifestyle

  Differences between a Paleo and a Ketogenic lifestyle Since both Paleo and the Ketogenic diet are based on eating a low amount of carbs and burning fat more efficiently, you may question what the exact difference is amongst these two types of diet. Although there are quite a few similarities and overlapping reported health [...]

By | March 27th, 2018|

The Noakes Foundation seeks funding for three year PhD study on Eat Better South Africa Intervention Program

With the overconsumption of sugar, refined carbohydrates and poor-quality oils increasing the risk for developing chronic diseases such as obesity, metabolic syndrome, diabetes and cardiovascular disease, it is mostly families from poor communities are often forced to eat foods that are rich in these harmful nutrients due to a lack of nutrition education. This is [...]

By | March 5th, 2018|

Executive Administrator Wanted for the Foundation COO

Executive PA to the Foundation COO THE NOAKES FOUNDATION seeks to appoint an Executive Administrator to the Foundation COO. Our core goals “We aim to fix the future outlook of human health, by changing the way people eat and the food policies to enable this.” We raise funds to support free thinking research and community [...]

By | January 29th, 2018|

Less lore and more science, please. A rebuttal by Noakes & Sboros

Here, I respond to assessments of our book by medical doctors. One is by Cape Town paediatrician Alastair McAlpine, which Medical Brief published on 10 January. The other is by Iceland cardiologist Axel Sigurdsson, published on his blog, Doc’s Opinion, on 27 November. Noakes has responded to McAlpine’s claims from medical and scientific perspectives. I look at what McAlpine says and doesn’t [...]

By | January 25th, 2018|

Nutrition Network Bursary Opportunity

Nutrition Network Training Scholarships EBSA is sponsoring a limited number of spaces and sponsored or concessionary spaces to our Professional Training in February to a select number of medical professionals as well as Dietitians, Nutritionist, Nurses, Banting Coaches or Mindfulness/ Wellness Coaches whose work is with under served or impoverished communities. To stand a chance [...]

By | January 17th, 2018|

Wishing you a happy & safe festive season, from The Noakes Foundation

Dear Fabulous supporters and Friends of The Noakes Foundation & Eat Better SA!   Another amazing year has come and gone for all things low carb and we are ready to close for a short summer break to recoup before an even more eventful 2018 that is looming fast ahead of us! A year-end wave, [...]

By | December 18th, 2017|

Nutrition Network Speaker Line Up

Keen to be a part of the Nutrition Network? Are you a Registered Doctor Registered Dietitian Registered Nutritionist Registered Nurse Banting Coach Hold a certificate in Mind / Body Medicine / are a Mindfulness/ Wellness Coach? Then you are eligible to take part in our Professional Training in LCHF / Ketogenic Patient Treatment taking place [...]

By | December 15th, 2017|

Eat Better South Africa, Looking Back on 2017 – Video

As 2017 draws to a celebratory close, we at Eat Better SA, wish to take this opportunity to thank everyone who has been instrumental in making 2017 a resounding success. This video was created to capture the heart and spirit of EBSA, as we strive to drive empowerment through dietary change. A special acknowledgement to [...]

By | December 13th, 2017|

Launch of Nutrition Network a Resounding Success

Last Thursday, 7 Dec 2017, The Noakes Foundation & Eat Better South Africa successfully hosted its Low Carb Fundraising event as a launch to the Foundation's new independent initiative, the Nutrition Network, an education and learning platform designed exclusively for medical practitioners and allied health workers across all disciplines, covering the most up to date science [...]

By | December 13th, 2017|
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