Nick’s top 3 reading list – wellbeing books

June 19, 2018

Nick Parker - the Cancer JourneyMan reading list

I guess these sorts of things are a very personal thing.  They depend on where you are coming from and where you are going to. In the modern age there are so many ways to ‘consume’ a book too. I wonder if my top Audible books would be the same as my top books that…

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Michael McIntyre. Totally Irrepressible.

June 2, 2018

Michael McIntyre taking Nick Parker out to lunch Raphael Hospital 31st May 2018 1

  I had the greatest of privileges on Thursday just gone.  I caught up with the totally irrepressible man that is Michael McIntyre.  As many of you will know Michael is recovering from a stroke, currently at Raphael Hospital. You will be delighted to hear that he is his usual self: challenging convention, full of…

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Supplements: do you use them and are they recommended?

May 5, 2018

Nick Parker - The Cancer JourneyMan - supplements

This is such a popular topic in the ‘Conversations with an Audience’ events that I am humbled by being invited to hold around the country. I thought you would enjoy me sharing my opinion on supplements briefly here. Please note, as always, the preface to everything I say is: I am not a qualified health…

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Daily exercise tip – Nordic Walking

January 21, 2018

Nick Parker - the Cancer JourneyMan - Nordic walking

Today I experimented with Nordic walking for the first time.  And wish that I had discovered this before. I am now a convert. I love the thought that I can improve on the seemingly simple matter of walking. And I have to thank dear friend, Claire Worthington for this tip.  She shared this at a…

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Healthy eating – how to get started on a budget

January 6, 2018

Healthy eating on a budget

  I write this post following a question that I was asked at one of my recent ‘Conversations with an Audience’ events.  Actually, it was Henry, my wonderful 20 year old nephew who asked the question.  And he was asking the question from the point of view of being a student with not much budget…

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