Author Archives: 5th Element Wellness Team

Getting the most out of your probiotics according to a Doctor.

how to get the most out of your probiotics

Hey folks! Dr Tan “DT” here talking about all things health and wellness related. Even though most of my time is spent being a regular ‘doc’ in the community and teaching medical students – I get asked a lot about various topics relating to mindfulness, exercise, nutrition and supplements. Remember, wellness is not just the […]

What are electrolytes?

An athlete drinks bottled water

When you hear the word electrolytes, what do you think of? Most would think of fruit-flavoured neon-coloured sports drinks that are typically consumed by highly active (or very hungover) individuals that claim to boost recovery and physical performance. However, getting the right amount of electrolytes in our body is crucial to keeping our internal environment […]