Plant-based eating for the health of people and the planet

Plant-based eating for the health of people and the planet

Guest Blogger: Dr Gemma Newman, www.gemmanewman.com Dr Gemma Newman has worked in medicine for 17 years and is the Senior Partner at a family medical practice where she has worked for 13 years. Inspired by her husband’s marathon training performance and recovery when...
Getting Vegan Savvy for Veganuary

Getting Vegan Savvy for Veganuary

‘Veganuary’ is upon us. It’s another record-breaking year for one of the largest vegan movements in the world, with over 440,000 people in the UK pledging to eat vegan this month. It’s no wonder we’re seeing an increase: data from Google Trends show that the...
Key resources: Plant-based diets and cardiometabolic health

Key resources: Plant-based diets and cardiometabolic health

To support the Plant-based diets and cardiometabolic health e-Symposium, we’ve pulled together a list of key resources for each of the sessions. We hope you find it helpful – let us in know in the comments below. You can also check out our Cardiometabolic health...
Plant-based eating and cardiometabolic health

Plant-based eating and cardiometabolic health

AUTHOR: Cordelia Woodward RD, Freelance, BDA member Last month saw the publication of a new report on a hot topic – Cardiometabolic Health & Plant-Based Dietary Patterns. It’s an in-depth scientific review from nine global experts and comes ahead of our...
If we stop eating meat, what happens to farmers?

If we stop eating meat, what happens to farmers?

Tanya Haffner MD RD MyNutriWeb In my recent interview with Rhiannon Lambert for her Food for thought podcast, we discuss ‘Is it time to stop eating meat?’ – from both a health and sustainability point of view. Within 48 hours, it was no.12 in Apple podcasts for our...