Highlights from the Nutrition Network Conference

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=adh7URbQDak   On the 10th & 11th of February 2018 the Nutrition Network hosted the world’s first LCHF/Keto Training for Professionals. The two-day conference, which took place in Cape Town, featured an impressive line-up of speakers from a wide range of medical fields, including the founding Medical Board of the Nutrition Network, Prof Tim [...]

By | April 26th, 2018|

A Look at The Evidence – LCHF Studies

A look at the evidence behind the Low Carb High Fat Diet: Sondike SB, et al. Effects of a low-carbohydrate diet on weight loss and cardiovascular risk factor in overweight adolescents. The Journal of Pediatrics, 2003. Link to Study: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0022347602402065 PDF of Infographic: INFOGRAPHIC    

By | December 11th, 2017|

Funding and Independence – a Closer Look

Now that the dust has finally settled after Prof Noakes' victory in the HPCSA enquiry we can return to business as usual and focus on our chief objective of working towards helping people live healthier, happier lives through proper nutrition. An issue that keeps coming up, and one that we need to address, is the [...]

By | April 25th, 2017|

Sustainable Lifestyle Programme Kick Off in Mitchell’s Plain

  This past Saturday The Noakes Foundation joined forces with The Humanitarians and Homey Impact to bring lifestyle education to the Beacon Valley community in Mitchell’s Plain, Cape Town. The three like-minded organisations wanted to create a sustainable community intervention model that harnesses the strengths of various non-profit organisations and can be taken to communities [...]

By | March 7th, 2017|

February: Love Your Body

By | February 9th, 2017|


Press Release THE NOAKES FOUNDATION SECURES FULL FUNDING FOR LARGE-SCALE DIABETES REVERSAL TRIAL 19 December 2016 The Noakes Foundation has been awarded a grant of R5.6 million in order to carry out research into the reversal of Type 2 Diabetes. The Foundation was started in 2012 by Professor Tim Noakes and was established in response [...]

By | December 19th, 2016|


This past weekend saw CrossFit CEO and Founder, Greg Glassman join forces with sports Scientist Prof Noakes for the Visionaries for Change event which took place at the Century City Conference Centre on Saturday, 3 December, followed, in traditional CrossFit style by a WOD (Workout of the Day) hosted by Black River CrossFit. Deputy Minister [...]

By | December 7th, 2016|


Today is an important day for LCHF as the BMJ announced its support for an article written by Nina Teicholz, a close friend of the Foundation. The article concluded that the current U.S. Dietary Guidelines for Americans (DGAs) are founded on weak scientific evidence and do not reflect the best and most current science. The BMJ Stands [...]

By | December 2nd, 2016|

LCHF & Weight Loss: Why is Paul not losing on Banting?

On today’s episode of The Ask Prof Noakes Podcast we chat to Prof. Tim Noakes about weight loss on the Banting Diet and get some answers here on why some people lose weight quickly and others can’t manage to lose at all. What mistakes are they making? Today we answer a question that was submitted by [...]

By | February 4th, 2015|

How to prevent losing too much weight on the Banting Diet

On today’s episode of the Ask Prof Noakes Podcast we look at a different aspect of weight loss on the Low Carb Healthy Fat or Banting Diet, losing too much weight. prof. Tim Noakes shows us how to help ourselves overcome this problem. Eating more fat won’t solve this problem Today we look at a different aspect [...]

By | February 2nd, 2015|
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