Accredited Practising Dietitian, Accredited Nutritionist & Nutrition Consultant
Glenn is an Accredited Practising Dietitian with over 30 years in clinical and public health nutrition, including 10 years as consultant dietitian to the National Heart Foundation and five years at the Children’s Hospital in Sydney. He currently runs his own company, Nutrition Impact Pty Ltd, which consults to the food industry to assist with research, food promotion, product development and nutrition education.

He is an award winning professional speaker and has spoken on nutrition throughout Australia, New Zealand, Malaysia, Spain, India, South Africa and Britain. For four years he lectured in sports nutrition at Edith Cowan University and has been a long-standing (24 years) guest lecturer at Curtin University.

He was the sports nutrition adviser to the West Coast Eagles (Australian Football League) for 14 years, the Perth Wildcats (NBL) for five years and the Western Force (Rugby Super 14) for their first two seasons.

Glenn produced two books for the Heart Foundation and has written four independent books, Diet Addiction, Gold Medal Nutrition (5th edition published in the US), Top Blokes Food Manual and Getting Kids to Eat Well.
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Blog entries by Glenn Cardwell

  • Caloric restriction slows aging

    Using caloric restriction to slow the aging process

    Aging is an inevitable part of life and each year there are thousands of products that claim “anti-aging” effects. While there are num..Read more

  • Why am I invisible over fifty?

    What's with the invisible woman thing?! Am I imagining it?

    Why do I feel invisible? Am I invisible now I'm fifty? Is that younger women in the queue really getting preferential treatment? ..Read more

  • Manage the andropause

    What is the andropause?

    Andropause is a normal part of aging for men, who see a gradual decline in testosterone levels, but there are ways to manage the andropause and maintain wellbeing and..Read more

  • Testing testosterone levels

    What is testosterone?

    Testosterone is essential for normal sexual development and function in both men and women, and testing testosterone levels is sometimes required if you’re showing si..Read more

  • 10 reasons to embrace aging

    Embrace aging, be happier

    It's never an easy decision to embrace aging. When I first realized I was "getting older" at 40 years of age, I really freaked out. I was just getting into the g..Read more

  • Stick to an anti-aging diet

    How to stick to an anti-aging diet

    It can be difficult for those with active social calendars to stick to an anti-aging diet. We suggest some strategies for yo..Read more

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