Unhealthy Food

Our Food Environment and Obesity

Professor Kevin Fenton | Posted 16.05.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Professor Kevin Fenton

Takeaways are part of this debate because we're eating more of our food outside the home than we used to - one in six meals and between 20% and 25% of calories come from eating out - and takeaway foods are a popular, but often unhealthy choice, because they tend to be high in salt and saturated fat and high in calories per gramme of food.

Five Surprisingly Toxic Foods

Realbuzz.com | Posted 21.04.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Realbuzz.com

While it is unlikely moderate amounts of these foods will harm you, in large quantities - or in certain conditions - they may do more damage to your health than you think. Here are some of the most toxic common foods.

Labour Call For Less Sugar, Salt And Fat In Food

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.01.2013 | UK

Laws limiting the amount of sugar, salt and fat in food should be considered, a leading Labour politician has urged. Andy Burnham, the shadow healt...

Cameron Should Stop Doing This, Say US Doctors

The Huffington Post UK | HuffPost UK Staff | Posted 23.05.2012 | UK Politics

David Cameron has been criticised for eating too much junk food by an American medical association, who believe the PM is spotted all too often stuffi...