Metabolic Syndrome

Metabolic Syndrome: The 'Silent Killer' Affecting Up To 15 Million Brits

SWNS | Natasha Hinde | Posted 10.04.2017 | UK Lifestyle

A deadly condition affecting up to 15 million Britons has been dubbed the new ‘silent killer’ by scientists. Bulging waists have triggered an epi...

Sugar Taxation: A Healthy Nudge in the Right Direction?

Christopher James Clark | Posted 26.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Christopher James Clark

I always thought education alone could solve diet-related health crises. Given the right information, people make informed, healthy decisions, right? But what if truly effective solutions require more than just education? What if they require government intervention? My conversation with Dr. Schmidt nudged me to consider this possibility.

There Is No Such Thing As Being Fat And Healthy

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle

An extensive study, involving 61,000 people and going back as far as the 1950s, has revealed that being fat and fit is a complete myth. Previously...

Go Nuts! Heart Superfoods That Keep You Slim

The Huffington Post UK | Kyrsty Hazell | Posted 13.04.2012 | UK Lifestyle

A handful of nuts a day really does keep the heart doctor away - as ‘tree nuts’ help prevent heart disease, obesity and diabetes, a recent study h...