About Nicki Woodward

Nicki Woodward BA Hons DN MED MBANT Dip Phyt MNIMH ITEC is a fully qualified Nutritionist, Medical Herbalist and Massage Therapist who practises in Middlesex and Surrey. She is a member of the NIMH (National Institute of Medical Herbalists) and BANT (British Association of Nutritional Therapists). Her experience to-date includes training, research and supplement development. She may be contacted on Tel: 07989 968 349;  herbnick@hotmail.com

Articles by Nicki Woodward

  1. Arthritis - A Herbal Approach

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    This article offers herbal remedies for Arthritis. The author says the symptoms of this painful and debilitating condition can be relieved and that its degenerative processes can al...

  2. Detoxification

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    With the advent of the detox diet, the author says we have lost sight of the true potential of cleansing as a naturopathic tool and looks at what this involves and if there is a rig...

  3. The Gene Factor

    Listed in nutrition

    This column focuses on our genes and the modern diet. Statistics on diseases highlight the fact that our bodies have not yet evolved to cope with junk food on a regular basis. Altho...

  4. Stress, Diet and Body Acidification

    Listed in cellular chemistry

    This column focuses on optimal health created by a good pH balance- between the acid and alkaline in the body. Acid has a detrimental effect on the body as it can cause enzymatic di...

  5. Obesity - The Global Epidemic

    Listed in diabetes

    The harmful side-effects of weight gain are becoming increasing apparent in both adults and children, and as obesity increases, so do associated diseases, such as type 2 diabetes. B...

  6. Natural Remedies for Early Pregnancy

    Listed in fertility

    This column focuses on the safe natural remedies prescribed a pregnant woman who initially consulted the author in her eighth week, when suffering from nausea, exhaustion and on-goi...

  7. Antibiotic Treatment - Protection and Recovery

    Listed in infections

    She shares how the holistic approach through nutrition, for one, can help patients before their antibiotic treatment begins, and suggests the kind of diet and lifestyle they should ...

  8. Making the Best of Breast Feeding

    Listed in women's health

    This column focuses on the vital role of good nutrition in the quality and quantity of milk production for breastfeeding. Breast milk provides complete food for a baby in its first ...

  9. Nutrition and Herbal Matters: Food Addiction

    Listed in nutrition

    The author discusses how certain foods can taste so good to an individual that they have to have it everyday. This is a food addiction and occurs for a number of reasons. Some peopl...

Book reviews by Nicki Woodward

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