It's a documentary that promises to be fascinating – but you'd be well-advised not to watch it over dinner.
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Wednesday 15 May 2013
Regular users of the drug found to have lower levels of insulin after fasting, research shows
Tuesday 14 May 2013
Thomas Eccleshare’s first play won the 2011 Verity Bargate award, so named in honour of the Soho’s founding co-director, and it arrives in London from a season at the High Tide Festival in Halesworth, Suffolk (where I saw it), full of bleak poetry and hilarious stage action.
Monday 13 May 2013
There may be far more underweight children in Britain than thought, researchers say today, warning that those who are too thin may face a greater threat to their health than those who are too fat.
Friday 10 May 2013
A razor-sharp novel with an unreliable narrator is hampered by its tight authorial grip
Tuesday 07 May 2013
When Chris Christie briefly considered a bid for the White House in 2011, many suggested the popular New Jersey Governor was too fat to be President. However, if he decides to run in 2016 his weight may be less of a burden; in an interview with the New York Post, Christie has revealed that he underwent secret gastric-band surgery earlier this year, and observers say it is already paying off.
Sunday 05 May 2013
Oh dear... walking is one way to keep in shape, but a survey published in the Independent today shows that a quarter of British adults now walk for less than nine minutes a day - including time spent getting round the shops and to work.
Saturday 04 May 2013
What did you have for breakfast?
Tuesday 30 April 2013
Over 100 of 166 inmates now taking part in protest against indefinite detention
Friday 26 April 2013
Football's unique appeal, combined with the often imaginative approach of club staff, has improved thousands
Thursday 25 April 2013
Western lifestyles blamed as one in 20 UK adults now thought to suffer from the disease
Wednesday 24 April 2013
In a country where anorexia and bulimia are on the rise, more attention needs to be paid to articles where thin is painted as the only way
Death of medical student Sarah Houston after taking banned slimming drug Dinitrophenol highlights dangers of buying pills online, warns Government
Tuesday 23 April 2013
Ban toxic diet aid, says dead student's family
Tuesday 23 April 2013
MoD wastes cash training under-18s
Monday 22 April 2013
An interview with Patsy Kensit on the ITV Alan Titchmarsh chat show was turned into a gratuitous plug for Weight Watchers, the broadcasting watchdog has ruled.
Friday 19 April 2013
As well as showing solidarity with Boston, the race will revive last year's feel good factor
Senior British politicians tell David Cameron: When dead children are being washed up on beaches – it's time to act
Jeremy Corbyn calls Osama bin Laden's killing a 'tragedy' - but was it taken out of context?
If these extraordinarily powerful images of a dead Syrian child washed up on a beach don't change Europe's attitude to refugees, what will?
If you're not already angry about the refugee crisis, here's a history lesson to remind you why you really should be
Britain to take more refugees as Cameron bows to pressure after more than 100,000 back our campaign
Theresa May says migrants should be banned from entering the UK unless they have jobs lined up
- 3 Make your voice heard: Sign The Independent's petition to welcome refugees
- 4 Refugee crisis: Aylan's life was full of fear - in death, he is part of 'humanity washed ashore'
- 5 German police forced to ask public to stop bringing donations for refugees arriving by train