Admissions to hospitals have soared as poorer families struggle to afford food
Study on mice in Japan has led to start of promising human trials using new probiotic drink
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A response to Owen Paterson: You can’t just genetically modify your way out of poverty
A nut paste used as a home-grown weapon in Africa's struggle against acute child malnutrition goes global
US Open champion tried world No 1’s gluten-free regime but found it made him feel weak
Too much sun can leave skin showing signs of damage, but fret not - plenty of products promise to even out, repair and brighten
41-year-old launched her fast in 2000 to protest over the killing of a group of civilians by paramilitary forces
The Government is giving £30 million to HarvestPlus - an international research programme which creates nutrient-rich crops
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
Tens of thousands of children are now arriving at school without a proper breakfast. So let's tackle the cause of this problem, not just the symptom
Illegal owners pump animals full of steroids as dogs become key commodity among criminal gangs
Indulge in some all-over rehydration with products providing TLC from the top of your head to the tips of your toes
Too much of the food served by the NHS fails welfare standards
A vegan diet can provide all the nutrients you need - why make animals suffer for a moment of taste?
Christmas revellers have been offered a helping hand with an American hangover “cure” that claims to be second only to having an “intravenous stuck in your arm”.