Category Archives: Sleep

Finding your calm in nature.

It’s well known that being outside, in the open, breathing in fresh, crisp, clean air helps reduce stress levels, clears your mind of all the jumbled, messy thoughts and feelings and rejuvenates you; body and mind. Especially in the lil old New Zealand. There’s a few reasons why the “great outdoors” are good for you: […]

Hormones and your weight

Hormones and your weight. As women, the issues we face with our hormones seem never ending, especially when our hormones are imbalanced. The worst part is, sometimes, we don’t even know what a hormonal imbalance looks like in ourselves. What we see and feel: Weight gain is still one of the biggest factors that women […]

Hormones and what you need to know.

Moody teenagers and their wild emotions, adult women crying at the drop of a hat and a full-blown mental breakdown PMS fuelled explosion from a woman all have one thing in common – Hormones and these hormones are usually imbalanced. The way we women end up feeling “a little hormonal” each month is nothing new […]

NuWoman BALANCE

So, you may have seen her around and wondered who she is?  She may look a little younger and her pink a little lighter and to us she is the younger sister, daughter, niece, friend or special young women in our lives. NuWoman BALANCE bought to you by the same trusted brand of NuWoman 30 […]

Sleep has left the building

Christmas time. You’ve done everything. The house is clean, the dishes are done, the never-ending pile of washing is even up to date. Everyone is in bed except for you. Even the dog is snoring its head off. You’re utterly exhausted and almost daydreaming about bedtime. You climb into bed, find your favourite sleep position, […]

Does PMS affect your sleep?

Woman trying to sleep

Many women report that they experience insomnia or difficulty sleeping in the days leading up to menstruation. So, what causes this? Premenstrual syndrome (PMS) has been shown to cause insomnia and hypersomnia (excessive sleepiness, particularly during the day).  Many menstrual symptoms like cramps and bloating can disturb sleep due to the physical discomfort they cause, […]