Articles tagged with: nutrition

July 2017 Foodwatch Newsletter - Shark attack or food poisoning - which is more likely to kill you?

July 2017 Foodwatch Newsletter - Shark attack or food poisoning - which is more likely to kill you?

This is the question posed by the latest newsletter of the Food Safety Information Council. Would you be surprised to know that an average of 86 people a year die from food poisoning? Compare this to only around TWO per year for shark attacks.

25 July 2017 by Catherine Saxelby

Book Review: The Clever Guts Diet by Dr Michael Mosley

Book Review: The Clever Guts Diet by Dr Michael Mosley

Love him or loathe him, you have to hand it to Michael Mosley, he does practice what he preaches. In this, his latest book - not...

12 July 2017 by Guest reviewer

Read on - here I take a look at these cute mini-pots of fresh growing herbs for your kitchen. Are they worth buying? Are they easy to look after?

Product Snapshot: Capilano Beeotic Honey

Classic honey, cloudy honey, floral honey, single species honey (like yellow box or ironbark), Manuka honey, Medi-Honey and creamed...

5 July 2017 by Guest reviewer

June 2017 Foodwatch Newsletter - Healthy, satisfying and waistline-friendly winter eating

June 2017 Foodwatch Newsletter - Healthy, satisfying and waistline-friendly winter eating

Can you stay warm, satisfied and not load on the kilos over winter? It can be hard can't it? Especially as we tend to reach for...

27 June 2017 by Catherine Saxelby

What is your relationship with food and eating?

Women and alcohol – what’s the problem?

Traditionally men were the big drinkers and they suffered all the social and health consequences associated with regular,...

21 June 2017 by Catherine Saxelby

Read on - here I take a look at these cute mini-pots of fresh growing herbs for your kitchen. Are they worth buying? Are they easy to look after?

Product Snapshot: Lotus Green Banana Flour

Ever heard of green banana flour? Apparently it’s traditionally eaten as a porridge in developing countries and has only recently...

14 June 2017 by Guest reviewer