Health, Lifestyle & Well-being

Nutrition, Diet & Fitness Books

  • TKDD
    Tom Kerridge
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    Popular chef Tom Kerridge has managed to lose 11 stone over the past three years. The reason why? His Dopamine Diet - a diet that lets you keep all of the good stuff and none of the boring.

    The Michelin-starred chef's recipes in this cookbook all feature ingredients that will trigger the release of dopamine (the 'happy chemical') in your brain and are sure to leave you feeling good. It will encourage you to ditch alcohol and starchy carbs and replace them with protein, fruit and vegetables.

    With no need to count the calories, this book shows you how to make healthy dishes that still contain the dairy products and quality meats you love - as well as chocolate. Among our favourites were the fried halloumi with roasted onion salad; soy-glazed cod with garlic, chilli and ginger; and braised beef with horseradish.
  • ANEX
    Hollis Lance Liebman
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    This book provides step-by-step instructions for how to perform over 75 different exercises if you are over 50 and are looking to keep fit.

    A detailed guide to attaining optimum physical fitness, the first group of exercises focus on flexibility, while the next ones will help you improve your endurance. There are also exercises that target range of motion, posture and alignment, core strengthening for injury prevention and toning.

    This book will help you keep fit - and stay fit. It's a handy guide for anyone over 50 who is looking to live a healthier life.
  • CKJW
    Joe Wicks
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    In his latest cookbook, The Body Coach Joe Wicks presents over 100 tasty recipes that will help you balance a healthy diet with cooking for a crowd.

    From easy favourites to sensational crowd-pleasers, every single recipe is big on flavour and packed with hero ingredients. Among Joe's favourites are roast chicken with celeriac mash and bacon greens, BBQ ribs with dirty corn and Tandoori chicken thighs with chapattis.

    Entirely dedicated to food (although Joe does make sure he mentions how important exercise is), the nutritious recipes are presented in full-colour photographs and are ideal for sharing.
  • WWBK
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    With recipes for breakfast, lunch and dinner - all with their Points values clearly indicated - the Weight Watchers Book of Recipes is a cookbook full of delicious meals designed to help you keep healthy.

    Revised and updated the book has over 150 recipes, many of which are accompanied by sumptuous photography. All kinds of lifestyles are covered, so whether you want to freeze some meals ready for the week ahead or are looking for some vegetarian dishes, you'll find it in here.

    Alongside deliciously tempting recipes including Lemon Glazed Turkey with Mange Tout, Spicy Beef Tacos and Devil's Food Cake, there are also suggestions for special occasions including family gatherings and festive feasts.
  • FMRE
    Sam Woodworth
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    A staple of the home gym, foam rollers are a trusted tool that will help you avoid injury and can help you to aid recovery. This book shows you how to make the most of the tool by showcasing restorative exercises that help build core strength and stretch your muscles.

    There are over 60 roller stretches featured in the book and they will address problems such as too much time sitting, relieving stress and managing your pain. It has 20 unique programs that will suit your lifestyle and even includes pre- and post-workout exercises.

    There is step-by-step photography for every exercise and by following the tips in here, your body is sure to reap the benefits.
  • SNSF
    Susanna Booth
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    This tantalisingly tempting cookbook is bursting with over 100 recipes for sweet treats that are all free from refined sugar.

    Perfect for anyone who is looking to live healthier, Susanna Booth provides a series of tips for sugar-free recipes and minimising your sugar intake before showing you how to make everything from muffins and cookies to cakes, desserts and ice cream.

    Among the delicious treats on offer in the cookbook are pineapple meringue, fresh fig panna cotta and hazelnut cappuccino cupcakes. Other highlights include baklava and cheesy breadsticks.
  • EWTE
    Rachel de Thample
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    We all strive to (or at least like to think we do...) eat our five recommended portions of fruit and veg every day, but sometimes it can be a lot harder than it sounds. That is, until now! Rachel de Thample, food editor for Abel & Cole, makes making delicious, nutritious food effortless in her brand new healthy cookbook, Five.

    An inspiration treasure trove to delightful dishes, in this healthy recipe book you will find a plethora of healthy-eating recipes including Fig, Almond and Orange Blossom Water Muffins; Wild Spring Spaghetti; Carrot Cake Scones; and much, much more besides - each with clearly flagged fruit and vegetable portion numbers (some of which even offer a full five portions!).

    Working for the likes of Marco Pierre White, Heston Blumenthal and Peter Gordon, Rachel knows a thing or two about flavoursome foods. We highly recommend this book for all those looking to embrace a healthy lifestyle.
  • TGDA
    Lucy Jessop
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    Moreish, nutritious and full of antioxidant properties, everyone loves avocado and in this cookbook Lucy Jessop provides 40 delicious and health-boosting recipes that make the most of the tasty fruit.

    Whether you prefer it smooth, smashed, chunky or whole, there is no wrong way to eat this nutrient-packed fruit. From smashed on toast for a snack to to topped with eggs for brunch, this book covers it all. I will also show you how to transform it into a feel-good smoothie, a zingy salsa or even a sensational salad dressing.

    You can also add avocados into your dessert instead of cream. his is a brilliant book about a fruit that is becoming more and more popular.
  • PHFD
    Nick Knowles
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    Popular DIY SOS presenter Nick Knowles reveals how a trip to Thailand inspired him to change his diet and live a better life - and shares the recipes which will allow you to do the same.

    Now slimmer and healthier than ever before, this book is full of the vegetarian and vegan recipes that Nick loves. He promises these dishes will appeal to even the hungriest carnivore and the hearty nature of them will stop your tummy rumbling.

    From posh meals to impress to puddings that will delight everyone's taste buds, he even shows ho how to make a healthy raw chocolate cake. We highly recommend the proper chunky vegan burger.
  • FFDS
    Julia Thomas
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    Free-From Desserts will provide you with over 100 tempting dessert recipes that are suitable for coeliacs and those who are lactose intolerant.

    Ideal for those looking to trim down their intake of wheat, gluten and dairy, you'll find tasty recipes for gorgeous puddings, pastries, ice creams and cakes without butter, cream or wheat flour.

    A brilliant book for anyone who wants to make sweet treats that are healthier and more digestible.
  • HL2122
    DK
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    If you want to keep fit but are short on time, the 15-minute exercises featured in this book can help you lose weight and feel fantastic.

    Its calorie-burning exercises can be carried out around the home and contain a mixture of stretching, squatting, sprinting, kicking and even arabesque movements. Among the styles featured are boxing, aerobics, running and freestyle.

    With over 100 quick exercises featured, you can create your own workout to suit your needs.
  • CK2629
    Good Housekeeping Institute
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    Whether you are watching your weight or trying to create healthy balanced meals, keeping your calorie intake under control can feel impossible. Now it couldn't be easier to be calorie-smart with this brilliant new book from Good Housekeeping. Discover delicious ideas for breakfasts, lunches, dinners and sweet treats under 300, 400 and 500 calories. Plus the comprehensive collection of up-to-date calorie information and nutritional data will help you make savvy food choices for the whole family. Clearly organised and easy to use, each food is listed according to average portion size, along with figures for saturated fats, protein, carbohydrate, fat and dietary fibre. Packed with delicious recipes, over 1,000 food and drink entries and practical nutritional advice, the Good Housekeeping Calorie Counter Cookbook makes calorie-clever cooking a breeze. Word count: 25,000
  • GFSR
    Sarah Raven
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    Full of sumptuous recipes that are centred around fruit and vegetables, Sarah Raven's Good Good Food is a cookbook that shows healthy eating can be delicious and satisfying.

    Sarah used to work as a doctor at the Royal Sussex County Hospital in Brighton so draws on her wealth of medical knowledge to explain why ingredients like kale, broccoli, red wine, blueberries, apples and seeds are so good for you and how they help protect your body.

    With its mouth-watering photography, the book features 250 colourful recipes that range from lemon chicken and summer herb salad to blood orange sorbet and basil yoghurt ice cream.
  • HMTT
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    Helen McGinn, the author of The Knackered Mother's Wine Club, provides just the right tonic (so to speak) if you're planning on cutting down on the booze.

    Helen unveils a selection of recipes for mocktails, infusions and cordials, as well as offering her opinions on non-alcoholic wines, beers and spirits.

    This is a book you'll be constantly reaching for while you go through your booze-free spell.
  • MRJP
    Jo Pavey
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    An Olympian who won the 10,000m at the European Championships (her first ever Gold!) in 2014 at the age of 40, Jo Pavey has quite the story to tell...

    On 10 May, 2015, Jo achieved the seemingly impossible by winning the 10,000m just eight months after giving birth and in 'a running vest older than most of the girls I was competing against'. In this inspiring autobiography, the athlete dubbed 'Supermum' reveals how she has managed to combine parental responsibilities and an elite sporting career with such success.

    From pushing a buggy on training runs to leaving the kids to build sandcastles in the long jump pit while she hits the track, there are so many situations that will feel familiar to any career parents who try to balance work and life. A positive and uplifting read, this is the story of a mum that runs and a runner that mums.
  • YOGH
    Christine Burke
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    Christina Burke has 16 years' experience as a yoga teacher and is the owner of Liberation Yoga. In this book, she'll show you how to embrace the meditation practice and use its power to heal your mind, body and spirit.

    Suitable for all levels from beginner to advanced, this accessible handbook of remedies is based on the art and science of yoga and will cover physical, mental and emotional concerns with practises that address each condition. The final chapter of the book provides examples of combined sequences for different times of the day.

    All of the poses and sequences are illustrated with clear photographs and each exercise is designed to last 15 minutes or less. They can help with everything from alleviating daily aches and pain to improving your state of mind and tapping into your creative spirit.
  • HL2121
    Hinkler Books PTY Ltd
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    Back and neck pain are two of the most common health problems and this book shows you how to decrease your susceptibility to these kind of aches.

    With diagrams, exercises and descriptions of muscles, this book will help you take the first steps to having a better back by showing you how your spine works and what muscles and ligaments affect it.

    By following the tips and advice in this book, you can improve the health of your back without any need for physiotherapy.
  • WRUN
    Jen Benson
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    Chosen for their fantastic terrain and sensational beauty, this book features 150 runs on the trails and fells of Britain for those who want to experience something different to the gym or the city.

    From coastal trails to spectacular mountains, the book will take you all the way from building your fitness and technique to the country's roughest challenges and even incredible, overnight runs.

    With stunning photography and engaging writing to capture the feelings of each run, route and landscape, this is a must-have for anyone who wants to run and admire the natural beauty of Britain at the same time.
  • HL2117
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    YouTube sensations The Lean Machines have helped thousands of people get strong with their personal development training and this fully illustrated guide has everything you need to be happy and healthy.

    With sensible and accessible advice, you will be able to get lean and strong in next to no time by following the tips and advice in this book. They will show you how to eat well, move better and feel awesome.

    There are nutritious recipes, simple workouts, toning tips and mindfulness techniques to learn and embrace as you become the best version of yourself.
  • YGGM
    Nicola Jane Hobbs
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    With no equipment needed, Yoga Gym is a book that will give you the training, nutrition and motivational skills needed to sculpt a strong body and build a strong mind.

    It contains a 28-day training plan that has been designed to help you get strong and supple, build strength, improve mobility and burn fat. Suitable for all abilities, the book has over 150 poses and exercises to choose from and will help you find a new way to work out.

    Perfect for men and women of all fitness levels, the effective workouts can be done anywhere and they blend traditional yoga poses with bodyweight strength training. There's also guidance on diet and yoga philosophy included.
  • MDCK
    Dale Pinnock
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    Dale Pinnock, also known as the Medicinal Chef, will help you understand everything you need to know about healthy eating in this beautiful cookbook that makes use of recipes from 'nature's edible pharmacy'.

    Fully revised and updated and presented in full colour, it contains delicious recipes that target many of today's common chronic complaints including digestive problems, skin disorders, heart and circulation conditions and issues that concern the immune and nervous system.
  • FDHH
    Oprah Winfrey
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    Oprah Winfrey showcases some of her favourite meals with recipes that are good for your weight and mindset in Food, Health and Happiness.

    With recipes from chefs including Rosie Daley, Art Smith and Sonny Sweetman, this cookbook is bursting with simple, unfussy pleasures including unfried chicken and turkey chilli. There are also tantalising dishes including Chilean sea bass with lemon fennel chutney.

    With easy-to-follow recipes and mouth-watering photography, this book celebrates Oprah's favourite foods - and these meals will quickly become your favourites, too.

    As an added bonus, Weight Watchers SmartPoints are included with each recipe to help you monitor and manage your eating habits.
  • BWFM
    Sean Bartram
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    With over 75 bodyweight exercises and 36 routines such as ab workouts, triceps, dips and squats, this book will help any man build a better body!

    The exercises use only bodyweight and natural surroundings so that the workouts can be completed anywhere - inside or outdoors - with no need for expensive fitness equipment or gym memberships.

    Easy to learn, each exercise shows which muscles are being worked and the book also shows how you can focus your workouts to focus on specific muscle groups or on the whole body.

    Whether you are a beginner or fitness fanatic, this book will help you improve your strength - wherever you are!
  • TRIA
    James Beckinsale
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    If it's been a goal of yours to complete a triathlon then this book will help you raise your game so you can swim, run and cycle faster.

    A one-stop reference for every triathlete, this book will help you improve your performance through customisable training plans and step-by-step exercises. Designed to help build strength and stamina, this book also has expert advice on race day strategy that covers everything from transition times to the best kit and equipment.

    There is also trustworthy advice on what do to treat common triathlon injuries. An essential book for both those looking to challenge themselves and triathlon veterans.