Entries by Natalie de Winter from 02/2013

Gassy Guts: Why Doctors Need to Get Serious About IBS

| Posted 02.18.2013 | UK Lifestyle

Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) is the Sarah Palin of ailments; nobody takes it seriously... IBS is still a condition whose name is met with disinterest, an eye roll and sometimes a snort of derision; and that's just from the doctors.

A Fat Tax Is No 'Cure' for Obesity - Denmark and Captain Obvious Tell Us Why

| Posted 02.19.2013 | UK Lifestyle

Maybe the AMRC should have looked to Denmark for answers, or at least for the wrong answers. In 2011 they brought in their own fat tax on foods containing more than 2.3 % saturated fat. But less than two years later it's been deemed a failure and is to be abolished.

Blending in Like a Local - Ten Tips for London's New Arrivals

| Posted 02.24.2013 | UK Lifestyle

Being an Australian, when I first moved to London I thought fitting in would be a piece of bakewell tart. I mean, we sort of speak the same language and appear to have many cultural similarities, yes? How hard could it be?