Weight Loss is all about Hormones

Our Free ebook written by medical doctors explains

  • Why it's your metabolic hormones driving fat storage

  • What are macronutrients

  • What you need to eat to lose weight

  • Food is Medicine

Real Life Medicine

You can have access to the valuable weight loss information we share with our patients every day!


Learn from Doctors experienced in weight loss for health. This book is the first step in your weight journey

No Hunger

It is impossible to lose weight permanently if you're hungry. Hunger trumps will power every. single. time

Stop Yo Yo Dieting 

Get off the rollercoaster of weight going up and down by understanding how your body works.  It's all about the hormones

Open your woodshed

Find out what we mean we say " Open your woodshed". Unless your woodshed is opened, you cant burn your stored fat!

Who are we?

We are Dr Lucy Burns and Dr Mary Barson, the founders of Real Life Medicine.  

Real Life Medicine was created  in response to the epidemic of chronic disease swamping Australia

Our passion is enabling women to make the changes necessary for their own health and for the health of their families.

We do this by empowering you to love, nurture and care for your body in a supportive environment that is free of shame and guilt.

Our FREE e-book is the first step on your path to stop yoyo dieting.

It's hard to get where you want to go, if you've been given the wrong directions.

The current way of losing weight with  calorie counting  and restriction is not only wrong directions but  the wrong map!  They've given you the map to yoyo dieting land.

Both Dr Lucy and Dr Mary had the map to yoyo land for many years. 10 kg on- 10 kg off, then 15 kgs on 12 kgs off. You know how the story goes. 

At Real Life Medicine we will show you the right way to lose weight and gain health and get off the dieting rollercoaster.

We've helped hundreds of woman to lose weight with kindness and compassion, free of guilt and shame. 

Losing weight is about gaining health, not a number on the scales. You are worth so much more than that!

It's time ladies. Learn how to unlock your woodshed and reclaim your health and your life!

"Imagine Everything You've Been Told About Losing Weight Was Wrong..."

Dr Lucy Burns and Dr Mary Barson 

Real Life Medicine

Real Life Medicine

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As Featured 

Real Life Medicine has been featured on podcasts and spoken at medical conference including

  • Low Carb Down Under
  • Low Carb Lifestyle Summit
  • ACNEM (Aust College of Nutrition and Environmental Medicine)
  • Keto woman Podcast
  • Health Evolution Podcast