Vanessa Ascencao is a dynamic, inspirational and highly qualified nutritional consultant.
She brings a fresh and revolutionary approach to health, wellness and personal growth, having spent 10 years studying, researching and working with some of the greatest minds in metaphysics, nutrition, health and fashion. She’s helped celebrities, business executives and others transform their lives through a unique mind-body approach to health and nutrition.
Discussion on sugar addiction with Vanessa Ascencao a nutritionist.The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition claimed that sugar is an addictive substance and the relapse symptoms of sugar are the same as those of cocaine and heroine. In the 1970s fat was blamed for weight and heart issues and now it seems to be sugar that can be considered as the swear word in nutrition. … [Read More...]
The Eating Game
There's been a new joint study conducted by the Human Sciences Research Council and the Medical Research Council, it shows South Africans are not as healthy as they would like to believe. (Int:) Vanessa de Ascencao - Nutritional Consultant Mentions: Diabetes, Obesity, Heart disease, Stroke. … [Read More...]
‘The yeast connection’
Vanessa Ascencao, Nutritional Consultant for OTC Pharma SA and OTC Pharma International
With candida on the rise in young children, we have to focus on building healthy lifestyle habits from a young age. A correctly balanced diet not only goes a long way in treating common ailments, but affects immunity as well as mental and emotional wellbeing. This article looks at the link between asthma, food allergies, ADHD and candidiasis.
Our ability to digest, absorb … [Read More...]