The scoop on poop! You probably swore you would never, EVER talk about poop before you were a parent, right? We all did! Now it’s time to chat about the gut immune brain link and how it affects your child(ren). Read my blog featured on the Kids Health Australia.
I am thrilled to be holding a Brain Food Talk at StoryStock Circus of Stories on Thursday 29th October at 6.45pm at The Bush Theatre. This is part of the ‘Ask the Expert’ parenting events being held in the evenings after the Circus of Stories events. Come to discover nutrition tips, which food helps children’s behaviour, mood or school performance, and learn simple ways to introduce better brain foods.
The first thing I hear from many parents is something like: “Does little Johnny have a leaky gut? Can I test for it, and if he does have a leaky gut what can I do about it?” Here’s how to test and fix this very common problem that is the root cause of many other conditions.
If your child has had a sudden regression in development or a reduction in cognitive skills then it is important to establish whether this could be due to the environment. Lead toxicity is one of the key causes of poor performance and learning difficulties, and is more common than you might think. It is important to find out whether there’s any risk that your children might be exposed to lead, especially if you live in an older home.