Andrea Cullen, who has more than 15 years experience in the field, is a Nutritional Therapist, Pharmacist, member of the British Association of Applied Nutrition and Nutritional Therapy, and Senior Associate Member of the Royal Society of Medicine. Andrea owns her own nutritional therapy and functional medicine consultancy business, A-C health Solutions. Andrea, who hails from Tipperary spent 9 years training, working, and studying in the UK, and returned to Ireland in 2003 to set up practice. She currently runs her A-C Health Solutions clinics by appointment from Annacotty, Co. Limerick; Newport, Co. Tipperary and from One-Hour-For-Me complementary therapy clinic in Ashbourne, Co. Meath.
Within the sports world Andrea is respected as one of the best in the business, having worked with Munster Rugby for four years during which time they secured two Heineken Cup wins; Athletics Ireland High Performance division; Clare, Galway and Westmeath Hurling, and Galway Football teams; Irish rowing; Irish sailing; Limerick Swim club, and high profile individuals such as Sonia O’Sullivan, Derval O’Rourke, Paul Hession, Gillian O’Sullivan, Ailis McSweeney, and Eoin Rheinisch to mention a few. Andrea also regularly participates in charity work.
Andrea’s excellence and commitment in her field, as well as her caring and incredibly thorough approach has made her one of the most sought after Nutritional Consultants in the country. Andrea combines a functional medicine approach to her nutritional training, this combined with a pharmacy background permits integration of the holistic with the conventional when necessary; no stone is left unturned in the journey to returning the client back to optimal health or the sports person back to peak performance. At the core of her philosophy is to make a difference and to bring the message about healthy eating to as many people as possible; that health is a wealth we all can benefit from given the right tools and support.
My passion and main speciality is Chronic fatigue and gastrointestinal problems, but i also specialise in the following areas: Functional diagnostic testing, Functional medicine, Sports performance nutrition, heart disease, chronic illness, fertility and infertility support, pregnancy / antenatal care, young athletes, nutritional cosmetics, weight loss and body composition optimisation (using world renowned Biosignature Modulation programme developed by Charles Poliquin).