Leanne Ward Nutrition

Leanne Ward Nutrition

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Expert advice on health and nutrition.


26. The latest gut health research, straight out of the lab, with researcher and dietitian Dr Megan Rossi (@theguthealthdoctor)
Sep 20 • 52 min
It seems obvious when I say it, but you SHOULD NOT take the health advice you see on social media at face value. If you are going to act on advice that could affect your health or wellbeing, that advice should be backed by robust and well designed…
25. Meal prep hacks, easy health tips and practical fitness advice with Nikki from Just Get Fit (@justget.fit)
Sep 15 • 72 min
Today I chat with Nikki from Just Get Fit. Nikki is a certified nutrition coach and personal trainer who works exclusively with women. Her mission is to help women develop a healthy relationship with food and fitness and does so by providing practical and…
24. Mastering Your Inner Mean Girl, with Dr Libby Quinn (@thewomenspsychologist)
Sep 8 • 55 min
This week was Women’s Health Week, and what better way to celebrate it than to chat to special guest Dr Libby Quinn. Dr Libby is a Clinical Psychologist and founder of The Women’s Psychology Clinic, a boutique therapy space for women in Northern NSW. Dr…
23. Exploring Eating Disorders and Thriving with Chronic Disease, with Nina Gelbke (@naturally_nina_)
Sep 1 • 56 min
As you can see from the episode title, in today’s podcast I am exploring two very emotional and sensitive issues, but I’m doing so with clinically qualified, and personally experienced, Nina Gelbke (@naturally_nina_). Nina is a qualified clinical…
22. Health Hacks for Time Poor People on a Budget with Dr. Rachel Paul (@collegenutritionist)
Aug 24 • 42 min
Today I chat to Dr. Rachel Paul, PHD. Rachel is a nationally recognised registered dietitian based in California who helps college students and young professionals look and feel amazing by eating healthy, cooking on their own, and making good food choices…
21. Mastering Your Mindset By Setting Achievable Goals
Aug 17 • 15 min
Today’s episode is short and sweet. In it, I give you my tips for setting achievable goals to help you live a healthy life long term. Remember, true, sustainable health isn’t a sprint, it’s a marathon. It’s not about how you’ll look in 6 weeks, it’s about…
20. Food for Thought about Thoughts of Food, with Michelle Theodosi (thelifestyledietitian_au)
Aug 10 • 65 min
Today I chat with Michelle Theodosi, @thelifestyledietitian_au on instagram. Michelle is an Accredited Practising Dietitian and Sports Dietitian with a specialty in eating behaviours. Buckle up, because Michelle and I are taking a deep dive into the huge…
19. The Frank and Fearless Facts on Fat Loss with Jordan Syatt (@syattfitness)
Aug 3 • 68 min
Today, Jordan Syatt and I discuss back to basics truths about sustainable fat loss. Jordan is a fitness and nutrition trainer who has a Bachelors of Science in Health & Behaviour Science with a focus in Strength & Conditioning. He’s also the coach for…
18. REPOST - Exploring the no BS approach to Gut Health with Leanne Ward (from The Kylie Camps Podcast)
Jul 29 • 50 min
My Podcast today is a repost of the interview I did on The Kylie Camps Podcast (for Kylie’s insta check out @kyliecamps). In Kylie’s words, this episode “is a chat with the wonderfully direct and passionate Leanne Ward (a.k.a @the_fitness_dietitian on the…
17. How a passion for delicious food can lay the groundwork for a healthy life, with dietitian Themis Chryssidis
Jul 23 • 72 min
On today’s podcast we chat to special guest Themis Chryssidis who is an Accredited Practising Dietitian, Accredited Nutritionist, Sports Dietitian, Personal Trainer and co-founder of Sprout – a cooking school and health studio in Adelaide, Australia.…
16. Everything you need to know about prebiotics, with dietitian Kara Landau (@travellingdietitian)
Jul 17 • 53 min
I interview expert prebiotic dietitian Kara Landau about all things gut health but specifically prebiotics. That’s not a typo. I said ‘prebiotics’ and they are different from ‘probiotics’. In this episode Kara and I discuss probiotics, prebiotics,…
15. Separating Fitness Fact from Fiction on Social Media (Part 2) with Graeme Tomlinson (@thefitnesschef_)
Jul 10 • 53 min
Graeme Tomlinson (@thefitnesschef_) and I are back to teach you how to sort the meaningful health and fitness content from the staggering amount of BS on social media. This is my second interview with Graeme so, if you didn’t catch the first one,…
14. Separating Fitness Fact from Fiction on Social Media (Part 1) with Graeme Tomlinson (@thefitnesschef_)
Jul 5 • 67 min
Whether consciously or subconsciously, many of us get a lot of health and fitness related information from social media and unfortunately a lot of it is just plain BS. Today I talk with Graeme Tomlinson, a UK based REPS level 3 personal trainer and…
13. Talking Gut Health (Part 2) with Double Board Certified Gastroenterologist, Dr. Will Bulsiewicz
Jun 28 • 96 min
This episode follows on from my earlier chat with Dr. Will Bulsiewicz (@theguthealthmd on Instagram), a gastroenterologist and doctor of internal medicine. Dr B. and I take a deeper dive into the importance of gut health and the gut microbiome. We discuss…
12. An Expert’s Take on Intermittent Fasting (Part 2), with Nutritionist, Dietitian and Author, Jaime Chambers
Jun 26 • 35 min
In Part 2 of my discussion with Jaime Chambers, Jaime and I dive further into the detail of intermittent fasting (IF). We talk about the impact of IF on gut health and ageing. We discuss who IF is and is not appropriate for. We look at how athletes, and…
11. An Expert’s Take on Intermittent Fasting (Part 1), with Nutritionist, Dietitian and Author, Jaime Chambers
Jun 22 • 40 min
You’ve heard my take on intermittent fasting (episode 5). Now I chat with Jaime Chambers, also a practising nutritionist and dietitian, and author of ’16:8 Intermittent Fasting’. Jamie and I discuss the practical implications of intermittent fasting (IF)…
10. Shut The Front Door on Sugar Cravings With my Expert Tips!
Jun 19 • 19 min
If sugar cravings get you good - this is the podcast for you. I have spent years helping not only myself but also my clients break out of the sugar addicted cycle. It’s not about will power, it’s about knowledge. When you know why you’re having sugar…
9. Talking Gut Health (Part 1) with Double Board Certified Gastroenterologist, Dr. Will Bulsiewicz
Jun 14 • 95 min
The emerging science is proving the old adage true: you really are what you eat. More and more studies are showing that your diet and, in turn, the health of your gut is of critical importance to overall health and may aid in the prevention of various…
8. #BEAT_THE_BLOAT with Expert Advice!
Jun 9 • 32 min
In this episode I discuss bloating. I suffer from it, you suffer from it, and this is what you need to know about it. I teach you what bloating is, what causes it, how its clinically defined and diagnosed, and when it’s normal and when it’s not. During my…
7. Fat Loss Truths & Common Mistakes (Part 2) - Feat. Angelique Clark, Accredited Sports Dietitian
Jun 4 • 38 min
This episode is part 2 of my discussion with Brisbane based accredited sports dietitian and performance nutritionist, Angelique Clark. In today’s podcast, Angie and I answer questions submitted by you, the listeners, about fat loss, body composition,…
6. Fat Loss Truths & Common Mistakes (Part 1) - Feat. Angelique Clark, Accredited Sports Dietitian
May 30 • 48 min
In this episode, I talk to Brisbane based accredited sports dietitian and performance nutritionist, Angelique Clark. With over 10 years of experience, Angie specialises in elite physique transformations and works with celebrities as well as CrossFit,…
5. Craze Alert! Intermittent Fasting, What it is and How it Might Help You!
May 24 • 30 min
In this episode I give you the latest information on intermittent fasting (IF), one of the hottest topics right now in the health, fitness and weight loss fields. I discuss the facts and the myths of IF and I go through the current scientific evidence…
4. The Science Behind Gut Health, From an Expert, Without the BS
May 19 • 20 min
This episode is all about gut health. In it, I talk about what encompasses good gut health, healthy and unhealthy bowel habits, what’s normal, what isn’t and red flags to look out for, when you need to see a professional about your gut symptoms and my No.…
3. Nobody’s Perfect! How Perfectionism can Interfere with Health Goals
May 12 • 14 min
In today’s episode, I discuss how perfectionism can be a major factor holding you back from achieving weight loss or a healthy lifestyle long term. I discuss the reasons we “fall off the wagon” and how to get rid of the “I’ll start again on Monday”…
2. My Expert Advice About Managing Non-Hungry Eating
May 6 • 25 min
In today’s episode I discuss the 2 types of hunger: true physical hunger and “head hunger”. From my experience, identifying whether or not you are truely hungry can be the main thing preventing you from losing weight. Too often people eat when they are…
1. My 6 Super Easy Fat Loss Tips
May 6 • 15 min
In today’s episode, I discuss my 6 top tips for sustainable fat loss that I have developed over my 10 years experience as a nutritionist and clinical dietitian. I talk about the current evidence for the best rate of fat loss, the current research about…