Last night's Horizon (BBC2) pitted the two best food types against each other in "Sugar vs Fat", a battle which – as I flounce towards a chubby middle age – I'm calling as a score draw. They're both brilliant.
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Wednesday 11 September 2013
British athlete is one of the favourites in the World Triathlon Grand Final in London this Saturday. She describes what it feels like to put your body on the line
Tuesday 20 August 2013
A judge has ruled that prisoners can be force -fed over concerns that those on hunger strike had been coerced into doing do
Friday 16 August 2013
This thoughtful fantasia of a novel juggles past and present – and faith and doubt
Monday 05 August 2013
41-year-old launched her fast in 2000 to protest over the killing of a group of civilians by paramilitary forces
Monday 05 August 2013
Diary product giant announced last week that some products may contain contaminated whey-protein concentrate
Thursday 25 July 2013
Since arriving in Britain, one thing I have failed to wrap my head around is the fact that there is poverty, homelessness and hunger in the developed world, just like in Africa
Wednesday 24 July 2013
Forensic tests revealed that the food contained toxic levels of a deadly pesticide
Friday 14 June 2013
Curing poverty, hunger, disease: Charity luminaries set out their stalls for Lough Erne summit
Let's not kid ourselves - people power has almost nothing to do with this fight against global hunger
Monday 10 June 2013
If you're looking for heroes, the best place to start is in the Lancet
Tuesday 04 June 2013
As the high street suffers, the growing market for glamour has given one trade a remarkable lift
Thursday 30 May 2013
Access to sport and recreation is not only every child’s right, but it has an incredible ripple effect which can impact other vital sectors like health and education
Tuesday 28 May 2013
Children’s authors are launching a campaign today to persuade governments to step up aid to combat malnutrition which blights the life chances of millions of children.
Wednesday 22 May 2013
This is the face of Britain's ideal woman, according to a bizarre new survey.
Roona Begum - the Indian girl whose head had swollen to twice its usual size - undergoes 'perfect' surgery in New Delhi
Thursday 16 May 2013
Surgery which was donated after viral pictures, but the baby will still require lots of medical care
Sunday 21 April 2013
Supplements. Note the name. They're not handy replacements for a healthy diet and lifestyle; they're a nice top-up of the nutrients you need to keep skin, hair and nails in good nick – usual suspects such as vitamins A, C and E plus minerals such as zinc, iron and silica.
British Muslim leaders outraged after Eric Pickles says followers of Islam should 'prove their identity'
UK terror fears: My jihadist son returned from Syria mentally scarred – now he is being ignored
Nigel Farage: NHS might have to be replaced by private health insurance
Billy Crystal: 'Stop shoving gay sex scenes in my face'
'We would evict Queen from Buckingham Palace and allocate her council house,' say Greens
French court convicts three over homophobic tweets, in case hailed as a 'significant victory' by LGBT rights campaigners
- 1 The truth about 'girl things': Three cheers for Heather Watson's honesty
- 2 Man who held up 'hire me' sign at Waterloo station returns a year later with 'I'm hiring' sign
- 4 Tennis fan suing Australian Open organisers for 'failing to shade spectators' during Murray match
- 5 Men behaving badly: Urinating while standing, 'manspreading' and the gendering of selfishness