Drummond Articles

Table for One! – Solo Dining is on the Rise – and it could be Healthier for us…

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Article by the Drummond Team

The popularity of dining alone is increasing – and could actually have some good health benefits for us too! According to booking site OpenTable, single restaurant reservations jumped 160 per cent between […]

The Supple Gardener

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Article by the Drummond Team

With Spring finally upon us and gardens everywhere needing a little TLC, it might be helpful to try our 5 easy tricks to avoid the unwanted aches after a long day […]

Spring chicken paella

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Ingredients

Serves: 2

2 tablespoons olive oil
1 chicken breast fillet, sliced
200g fresh small plum tomatoes, chopped
1/2 chorizo sausage, sliced
1 onion, finely sliced
1 teaspoon ground turmeric (optional)
1 pinch paprika (optional)
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Clinical Pilates – What is it? – And what are the benefits?

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Article by the Drummond Team

Pilates is an increasingly popular form of exercise originally developed by Joseph Pilates in the 1920’s. It is a total mind-body conditioning program designed to target the deep muscles of the […]

Sweet Potato & Peanut Butter Curry

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Serves 4

Ingredients:

2 tsp ground coriander
2 tsp ground cumin
2 tsp chilli powder
1 large onion, finely chopped
1 inch piece ginger, finely chopped
4 cloves garlic, crushed
1 red chilli, finely chopped
1 […]

Spiced brioche and rhubarb pudding

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Its rhubarb season in the UK! – if you’re a lover of traditional classic bread and butter pudding (& for a special treat!) you must try this recipe with ready-made brioche and spiced rhubarb. Serve […]

Why do we Sweat?

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Five ways to exercise safely while pregnant

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Aim for 2½ hours’ weekly activity

A new study has found that exercising during pregnancy might protect children from obesity later in life – the first time that has been demonstrated for non-obese women. Dr Daghni […]

Exercise Physiology

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Article sourced from Dr Hazel Wallace, The Food Medic / Post written by regular contributor Assistant Professor in Sport and Exercise Science – Bryna Chrismas

To comprehend what exercise physiology is we need to understand the words ‘exercise’ and ‘physiology’; […]

HIIT (High Intensity Interval Training)… it’s About Time!

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Article By Jennifer Bodell, Drummond Education 

HIIT seems to be all the rage these days – and a Big “buzz word” in the fitness industry. It’s been referred to as the “closest thing to an exercise […]