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Gill Paul



Gill Paul is a non-fiction author and novelist. She studied Medicine at Glasgow University before deciding that a doctor's life was not for her. In non-fiction she specializes in Health and is the author of a number of titles including Food Hospital (tie-in to a major Channel 4 series), published by Penguin, and Perfect Detox.
Hamlyn

Eat To Stay Young

Gill Paul
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Gill Paul
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Eat Yourself Smart

Gill Paul
Authors:
Gill Paul

If you have trouble concentrating, coming up with ideas or thinking clearly, eating more of the brain-activity-enhancing foods in this book can help. Featured in this book are the key foods that have been proven to benefit brain functions: beetroot, brown rice, coffee, kidney beans, pecans and strawberries among other tasty ingredients. A clever problem-solver helps you choose the ingredients that bring benefits ranging from mental alertness, longer attention span and restful sleep to prevention of dementia.With over 60 easy-to-follow, quick-to-prepare, completely delicious recipes, and weekly meal planners, Eat Yourself Smart is the perfect way to cook yourself clever and achieve optimum health.

Hamlyn

Eat Yourself Happy

Gill Paul
Authors:
Gill Paul

Eat yourself happy with this informative guide to eating right and improving your mind-set.We all feel low and discouraged from time to time, but when these feelings continue for weeks and even months, it's time to do something about it.There are dozens of different types of depression, with different causes, but almost all are improved by eating the right kinds of foods to synthesise ample supplies of brain neurotransmitters, address vitamin and mineral deficiencies and stabilise blood sugar levels.It's important not to choose sugary foods that offer a quick burst of energy and alcoholic drinks that dull the pain - these will both make depression worse. No matter how you feel, making wise food choices will help - and you'll feel the benefits start straight away.Featured in this book are the key foods that have been proven to increase the feeling of wellbeing in our minds and bodies. A clever problem-solver helps you choose the ingredients that address your symptoms, and the results are immediate.With over 60 easy-to-follow, quick-to-prepare, completely delicious recipes, and weekly meal planners, Eat Yourself Happy is the perfect way to boost your mood and achieve optimum health.Eat Yourself Happy includes...Part I Happy SuperfoodsSuperfoodsWhat's your problem?Putting it all togetherPart IIHappy RecipesBreakfastSnacksLunch DinnerDesserts...And much much more!

Hamlyn

Eat Yourself to Energy

Gill Paul
Authors:
Gill Paul

Eat yourself energetic with this informative guide to eating right and boosting your energy levels.Do you drag yourself out of bed in the morning, yawn through the working day, then collapse in front of the TV in the evening? We all feel exhausted from time to time but when that feeling continues, it's time to do something about it.There are excellent ways of eating yourself to energy which also boost overall health. Avoid being tempted by quick-fix caffeine or sugary 'energy' drinks and bars, focus instead on foods that keep blood sugar levels steady. By addressing the underlying causes of low energy, you will achieve lasting results.The Eat Yourself to Energy diet contains all the vitamins, minerals and trace elements you need to ease niggling health problems and make you feel tip-top and raring to go.Featured in this book are the key foods that have been proven to increase stamina and boost energy. A clever problem-solver helps you choose the ingredients that adress your own individual symptoms, and the results are immediate.With over 60 easy-to-follow, quick-to-prepare, completely delicious recipes, and weekly meal planners, Eat Yourself to Energy is the perfect way to turbo-charge your mood and achieve optimum health.Eat Yourself to Energy includes...Part I Happy SuperfoodsSuperfoodsWhat's your problem?Putting it all togetherPart IIEnergy RecipesBreakfastSnacksLunch DinnerDesserts...And much much more!

Hamlyn

Eat Yourself Calm

Gill Paul
Authors:
Gill Paul

Eat yourself calm with this informative guide to eating right and de-stressing.Have you ever considered that what you eat might be affecting the way you feel? If you often feel stressed and uneasy, perhaps something is wrong with your diet. Whether you need to boost your energy levels, calm your mood swings or placate your irritability, look no further! This book will provide you with lots of great-tasting recipes that will do the trick. Dark chocolate, mangoes, salmon, ginger and oats are just some of the many superfoods that positively support the body's systems during periods of stress. Through a nutritious weekly plan, Eat Yourself Calm will lead you from a diagnosis of your problems to cooking your way out of it.Eat Yourself Calm includes...Part I Happy SuperfoodsSuperfoodsWhat's your problem?Putting it all togetherPart IICalm RecipesBreakfastSnacksLunch DinnerDesserts...And much much more!

Hamlyn

Eat Yourself Thin

Gill Paul
Authors:
Gill Paul

Eat yourself thin with this informative guide to eating the right food to keep weight off and stay thin.'Eating yourself thin' might sound odd when it's eating that made you overweight in the first place. It's not the process of eating that does the harm, however, but eating too much of the wrong kind of foods. Once you start focusing on foods that make your digestive, hormonal and cardiovascular systems work at optimum level, losing weight and keeping it off long term needn't be an uphill struggle.The key to getting thin, and staying thin, is restoring balance to key hormones in your body. A diet of low-GI foods will deliver this. You don't need to obsess about calories, and you might even find yourself eating more than you did previously. The important thing is to change the types of food you eat, and change them for good. There are many different reasons for being overweight - from post-pregnancy pounds to stress - and you will find here lists of foods that are particularly useful in solving any problems you may be experiencing.So follow the menu planners and these delicious recipes to change the way you eat, and the way you look, forever.Eat Yourself Thin includes...Part I Happy SuperfoodsSuperfoodsWhat's your problem?Putting it all togetherPart IIThin RecipesBreakfastSnacksLunch DinnerDesserts...And much much more!

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Pilates for Men

Alan Herdman
Authors:
Alan Herdman

Although Pilates has recently become extremely popular, there are few books aimed specifically at men. This book teaches you how to get the most from Pilates by allowing you to structure and pace your own workout. As you progress you can choose from basic, intermediate and advanced workouts, and select exercises according to your sport to develop specific strength in different muscle groups. Pilates for Men also gives advice on how to improve your posture and to avoid aches and pains, and includes a lifestyle section to help you feel good, both mentally and spiritually.