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Taking Charge of Our Own Health
29 Jun
2015
Written by Amy

Taking Charge of Our Own Health »

A well-balanced varied vegan diet, particularly when combined with regular exercise, provides people with a natural 'health insurance' that can reduce the need for prescription drugs. It is high time that Government fully support health professionals to focus on prevention, and start prescribing plant-strong diets.

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Some health food brands may ‘do more harm than good’ claim
28 Jun
2015
Written by Amy

Some health food brands may ‘do more harm than good’ claim »

Behind the Headlines

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The Nutritionists Guide To Beating Acne 
26 Jun
2015
Written by Amy

The Nutritionists Guide To Beating Acne  »

Nutritionist Yvonne Bishop-Weston tells us what we should be eating, when we should be eating it, and what foods we should avoid if we want to rid our skin of acne for good.

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How Bad Is Soda? Watch This Dark Remake of a Classic Ad »

A more informed remake of a classic ad...

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Mushroom used in Chinese medicine ‘slows weight gain’
25 Jun
2015
Written by Amy

Mushroom used in Chinese medicine ‘slows weight gain’ »

A mushroom used for centuries in Chinese medicine reduces weight gain in animals, say researchers in Taiwan.

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How much salt and sugar does cinema popcorn contain?
18 Jun
2015
Written by Amy

How much salt and sugar does cinema popcorn contain? »

Cinema popcorn can contain up to 30 teaspoons of sugar and almost the daily recommended intake of salt in one box, reveals the Consensus Action on Salt and Health 

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The Pegan diet: When paleo met vegan
18 Jun
2015
Written by Amy

The Pegan diet: When paleo met vegan »

The pegan diet combines ideas from paleo and vegan lifestyles It is less restrictive and with a better balance of macronutrients 

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Google Wants to Automate Your Food Diary 
17 Jun
2015
Written by Amy

Google Wants to Automate Your Food Diary  »

Google has big plans to reinvent the food diary—by making it do most of the work for you.

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A healthy Ramadan
16 Jun
2015
Written by Amy

A healthy Ramadan »

Everything you need to know about fasting.

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New review highlights principles of nutrition management of inherited metabolic disorders
16 Jun
2015
Written by Amy

New review highlights principles of nutrition management of inherited metabolic disorders »

Thanks to screening of newborns and newly developed therapies, the population of patients with inherited metabolic disorders has expanded. As these patients age and enter adulthood, diet therapy will be the mainstay of treatment for their disorders.

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