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Diet and mental health

16 / 04 / 18

We hear a lot about food and mood these days. We interview Professor Felice Jacka from Deakin University's Food & Mood C…..

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Does a liking for sweet foods compromise a healthy diet?

15 / 03 / 18

Does a taste for the sweet things in life lead to a poor diet? We interview Dr Anna Wittekind, registered nutritionist, …..

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Do non-nutritive sweeteners help weight loss?

19 / 02 / 18

Non-nutritive sweeteners are promoted as the dieter’s friend and a tool to tackle obesity but how does the science stack…..

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Diet and dementia

14 / 11 / 17

Cognitive decline in the later years is a universal fear but much can be done to reduce the risk...

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Global causes of death

14 / 11 / 17

The Global Burden of Diseases, Injuires and Risk Factors Study 2016 examines trends from 1990 and makes comparisons acro…..

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The Low FODMAP Diet

10 / 10 / 17

What are FODMAPs and why are they a problem for people with IBS?..

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NSW Healthy Eating and Active Living Strategy

10 / 10 / 17

A new NSW Government healthy food and drink approach in schools and hospitals...

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Alcohol: the forgotten discretionary food

12 / 09 / 17

Is alcohol being overlooked in the obesity debate?..

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Are added sugars in core foods a problem?

12 / 09 / 17

How much added sugar is there in core foods, and should we be worried?..

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Diet during conception and pregnancy

08 / 08 / 17

How does diet influence conception and pregnancy, and how can women boost their reproductive health with food?..

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