James Colquhoun

James Colquhoun is the filmmaker behind Food Matters, Hungry For Change, and Transcendence Seasons 1 & 2 and founder of Food Matters and FMTV. Along with Laurentine ten Bosch, James founded the Food Matters community following the release of the 2008 documentary, giving people the tools (films, books, articles, and guided programs) to take charge of their own health. From here, FMTV was born! It was designed as a place where you can access vital information by watching all of your favorite inspiring documentaries, expert interviews, & recipe videos in one place, and in early 2020 FMTV found it's new home on Gaia.

My Podcast Episodes

My Articles

Health Tips

9 Health Benefits of Sweet Potato

James Colquhoun James Colquhoun Jun 16, 2021

If you’re a lover of french fries and mashed potato, but dedicated to living a healthier lifestyle, you’ll probably have met their nutrient-packed cousin, …

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Health Tips

6 Ancient Health Benefits of Ghee

James Colquhoun James Colquhoun Jun 09, 2021

Ghee is one of our must-reach-for cooking essentials, because of both the nutty flavor and the high burning temperature. If you’re looking for any …

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Health Tips

7 Nutrients You May Be Missing On A Plant-Based Diet (And What To Do About It)

James Colquhoun James Colquhoun Jun 02, 2021

If you’re not paying attention to exactly what you’re eating on a plant-based diet, you can put your body at risk. So I hit …

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Happiness

Studying Nutrition Online Helped Me Shed Excess Weight & Change My Life

James Colquhoun James Colquhoun May 27, 2021

But after 10 weeks of study, and a few months of putting those habits into action, she’s bettered not only her life - but …

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Happiness

Studying Nutrition Online Made Me Realize, Food Really Does Matter

James Colquhoun James Colquhoun May 26, 2021

Since announcing our 2021 intake of the Food Matters Nutrition Certification Program, we’ve had potential students contacting us from around the world. Some have …

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Natural Therapies

5 Surprising Benefits of Becoming a Nutrition Coach

James Colquhoun James Colquhoun May 23, 2021

Sure, studying nutrition online is a surefire way to a career in the industry (especially if you want to inspire others to live happy, …

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Happiness

I Studied With Food Matters & Now I’m Writing My First Book

James Colquhoun James Colquhoun May 20, 2021

Have you ever thought about the ways that you would like to share your message with the world? Maybe it’s through a podcast or …

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Happiness

Why The World Needs More Nutrition Coaches

James Colquhoun James Colquhoun May 19, 2021

The future of healthcare is nutrition. We know that according to the World Health Organisation, approximately 16 million chronic disease deaths occur each year …

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My Recipes