Rainbow Diet

  • ArticlesFor the sixth consecutive year the Rainbow Diet has been voted the healthiest diet in the world, and also the healthiest plant-based diet, by professors, dieticians, nutritionists and health experts brought together by US Today.

    Live healthy, longer, with the Colourful Mediterranean diet

    For the sixth consecutive year the Rainbow Diet has been voted the healthiest diet in the world, and also the healthiest plant-based diet, by professors, dieticians, nutritionists and health experts brought together by US Today. The authentic Rainbow Diet encompasses,  Whole nutrient-dense foods such as pulses (legumes) and whole grains,  Locally grown and in-season vegetables and fruits, Nuts (walnuts, almonds)…

    Read More »
  • Chris Woollams Health Watch

    12 ways to reduce your blood pressure naturally

    Here are 12 proven ways to reduce your blood pressure (diastolic and systolic) without resorting to drugs; you can start today; over a third of adults in the Western world have high blood pressure and risk many illnesses, for example heart attack, kidney failure and stroke, as a result. Let’s cover the obvious first! Do not smoke – there’s clear research…

    Read More »
  • Rainbow Dietgood, foods, health, anti-inflammatory, Rainbow Diet, Mediterranean Diet, research, Professors, nutritionists,

    Food compass rankings miss how good foods help health

    Dr. Dariush Mozaffarian, Joe Biden’s new Public Health nutrition advisor and a Tufts University ‘Health Professor’, has been part of a team that claims that processed, high sugar foods such as Lucky Charms, Sweet Potato Fries, chocolate almonds and Honey Nut Cheerios are healthier than lean, skinless chicken, a poached egg or whole grain foods. To quote: “The Tufts Food…

    Read More »
  • Rainbow DietMediterranean Diet, Rainbow Diet, The Rainbow Diet, Covid, risk, COVID-19, Research, King’s College, London, Harvard Medical School, Harvard TH Chan, Lund University, Sweden, high fibre, health, metabolic syndrome,

    High-quality Rainbow diet reduces Covid risk

    People consuming the highest quality plant-based diet were around 10% less likely to develop COVID-19 than those with a poor diet, and 40% less likely to become severely ill and needing a hospital. Researchers from King’s College, London, Harvard Medical School, Harvard TH Chan, Lund University, Sweden and the Broad Institute amongst others co-ordinated a study on almost 600,000 people…

    Read More »
  • Rainbow Diet

    What is the Valter Longo Fasting-mimicking Diet (FMD)?

    The Fasting-mimicking Diet (FMD) is a 5-day per month protocol, where you typically consume 34-54% less calories than usual, by cutting protein levels and inducing beneficial hormone changes; it is essentially a low-cal Mediterranean Diet. The Fasting-Mimicking diet was originated by Professor Valter Longo stemming from his research at the University of Southern California Longevity Institute. By consuming a calorie…

    Read More »
  • Rainbow DietRainbow Diet, foods, health, colourful Mediterranean diet, Mediterranean diet, inflammatory bowel disease, IBD, gut, Ruminococcus, Firmicutes, Clostridium bolteae, Coprobacillus, Lachnospiraceae, Oscillibacter, bacterial species, Faecalibacterium, Bifidobacterium, Lactobacillus, and Enterococcus, mucosal protection, anti-inflammatory, invented, Keto diet, FODMAP diet,

    Gut microbiome study links Rainbow Diet foods to good health

    Certain foods, like olive oil, oily fish, red wine, nuts and seeds, vegetables, fruits and pulses (legumes), consistently promote human health because new research shows they increase numbers of helpful bacteria producing anti-inflammatory and beneficial compounds. These foods are commonplace in the colourful Mediterranean diet. These foods can correct and protect. Is the wonderful diet you are eating for your…

    Read More »
  • Rainbow DietRainbow Diet, fibre Rainbow Diet, high fibre Rainbow Diet, Mediterranean Diet, colourful Mediterranean Diet, fibre Mediterranean Diet, High fibre Rainbow Diet, soluble fibre, insoluble fibre, gut bacteria, microbiome, immune system, short chain fatty acids, SCFAs, butyrate, propionate, acetate, Lactate, cardiovascular disease, diabetes, cancer, dementia, obesity, leaky gut, inflammation

    The High Fibre Rainbow Diet

    The high fibre Mediterranean diet contains good levels of both soluble and insoluble fibres, providing health benefits in diseases such as cancer, cardiovascular disease, diabetes, obesity, dementia; and in carbohydrate and cholesterol management; all thanks to your gut bacteria. When people hear that a diet is high in fibre, they simply assume that means it keeps you regular. Many people…

    Read More »
  • Rainbow RecipesBarbara Cox, breakfast, dinner, Crushed Avocado with grilled Tomato and poached egg on Sourdough bread, Roasted Potato Salad with Sweetcorn and Chermoula Dressing, lunch, Mediterranean food, Rainbow Diet, Rainbow Recipe, Lime & Coconut Green Vegetable Curry, Sweet Potato & Cherry chocolate brownie, snack

    Rainbow Recipe ideas for week 2

    Here are four tasty and healthy recipes to use in week two of your introduction to the rainbow diet; a breakfast, a lunch, a dinner, and a snack. All from our nutritionist Chef Barbara Cox. People come to the Rainbow Diet and wonder where to start. But it’s not hard:  Nourishing foods, whole foods not refined, quality ingredients, good Mediterranean…

    Read More »
  • Rainbow RecipesBarbara Cox, breakfast, dinner, Cherry & Cranberry Bircher Muesli, Loaded Sweet Potato Skins, lunch, Mediterranean food, Rainbow Diet, Rainbow Recipe, Rainbow Vegetable Salad, Raw Cranberry & Coconut Date Bar, snack

    Rainbow Recipe ideas for week 1

    Here are four tasty and healthy recipes to use in week one of your introduction to the rainbow diet; a breakfast, a lunch, a dinner, and a snack. All from our nutritionist Chef Barbara Cox. People come to the Rainbow Diet and wonder where to start. But it’s not hard, nourishing foods, whole foods not refined, quality ingredients, good oils…

    Read More »
  • Rainbow Diet

    Meta-study shows high fat Rainbow Diet reduces risk of cancer, diabetes and heart disease

    A meta-analysis of 56 unique studies, reviewed by Hanna E. Bloomfield, MD, MPH, from the Minneapolis Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Minnesota and colleagues has shown that the high ‘good’ fat content of the colourful Mediterranean Diet, was associated with a reduction of breast cancer risk (57%) and colorectal cancer risk (9%), a reduction in diabetes risk (30%) and a reduction…

    Read More »
Back to top button