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Health, nutrition & slimming

Calcium Checklist

Calcium from plant foods is better absorbed than from animal foods such as dairy. Just think - over 70 per cent of the world's people are inherently lactose intolerant. That means they have traditionally obtained their calcium from plants. And ironically, those countries eating a typical Western...

The Fast Diet: 5:2 Intermittent Fasting - vegan style!

5:2 means that you have two low-calorie days per week and five days of eating normally.


Fish Frenzy - Balancing the Scales about Omegas

Dr Justine Butler explains why fish oils are not the best choice - and where to get alternative sources of omegas


Diabetes: fighting it with a knife and fork

Viva!Health has recently launched a groundbreaking campaign – The Big-D – aimed at everyone at risk of or suffering from diabetes, their families and health-professionals all over the UK. As health campaigner Veronika Powell explailns, thecampaign and the science behind it is revolutionary,...

Boning up on Calcium

Dr Justine Butler demolishes the enduring myth that you need cow’s milk for healthy bones!


Vegan Vitamins and Other Good Things

Your essential guide to all the vitamins and nutrients you need - and where to find them!

Soya: Saint or Sinner?

Bias-free, science-based information on soya, nutritional and environmental information

White Meat Black Mark

White meat – from chicken, ducks, turkey and geese – has become the most popular meat in the West. The average person will eat at least 1,226 birds in their lifetime.
Chicken in the most popular and accounts for one third of all meat consumed in the UK. Recent food scares including bird...


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