The Nutritional Physiologist
Dip Teaching, Dip Nutrition, Dip Botanical Medicine (Western Herbalism), Dip Iridology
Rick is a Nutritional Physiologist : Anti Ageing Food and Fitness Nutritionist – and has many years clinical experience in Nutrition, Naturopathy, Botanical Medicine and Iridology. He specialises in obesity treatment, weight management, anti aging food and fitness, beauty from within and natural sports medicine.
Since relocating to the UK from his native Australia in 2010 Rick has successfully made a name for himself in the press and on television where he is currently the resident Health and Fitness Expert for Ideal World TV.
He is the author of ‘Your Essential Anti Ageing Food and Fitness Plan’ – an easy to follow twelve week food and fitness transformation guide that comes complete with recipes, workouts and food & fitness videos.
He has a respected media profile with influential press working on leading women’s and men’s interest titles, social media and websites that include Woman & Home, Woman, Woman’s Own, Bella, British Mode, Vegetarian Living, Rude Health and Bodyfit.
Rick is also Resident Nutritionist for Xynergy Health and is the award winning Nutritional Formulator for Fushi Wellbeing. He has also launched his own Nutraceutical company – Futrients and works as a Nutritional Advisor for Healthista. Rick is also qualified in Physical Education and has also spent time teaching sports and nutrition to children and teenagers.
After many years of teaching, media work and in clinical practice in his native Australia he became the General Manager of an innovative Australian Nutraceutical company where he was heavily involved in new product research and product development. This lead to him co formulating, with Nutritional Biochemist, Dr Robert Buist PhD, many cutting edge weight loss, life extension and beauty-from-within products including Ultra Renew, Anthoberry and Vitagest.
Rick’s clinical and management successes led to regular appearances on health shows on TVSN at home. Well respected by his peers there he has wrote articles for numerous health publications and was a key health advisor on a health panel on a range of contemporary health issues. In addition, Rick spoke at numerous weight loss, nutritional and anti ageing seminars and has been involved in setting up and running clinical weight loss trials.
Working 1-2-1 with patients over the years has gifted Rick with insight to answer the worries of a magazine’s audience, providing nutritional based treatment options for many of today’s most common health, beauty and fitness concerns authoritatively and in a practical and accessible way.
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