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On Being Beautiful

Somewhere there is a photo of me sitting on a swing at the school playground.  I was in the 3rd grade, it was the first day of school and my teacher wanted to take photos of all of her students.  1,702 more words


VIDEO: Modernity’s ‘fadism' - Dr Andrew Dickson

Nutritionists, dieticians and others in this industry are living in tense times. Practitioners who aspire to follow an ancestral health philosophy are no exception. Tensions abound in many facets of their work, such as those that exist between contradictory bodies of knowledge within the general field of nutritional science. 63 more words


Charcoal lemonade: Taking obsessive eating too far

Our diet is either the cause of, or solution to, all of life’s problems. I’m paraphrasing a great philosopher. We just can’t seem to let food be food today. 1,147 more words


The cool down work out?

The new campaign by Sports England This Girl Can encourages women of all ages in England to get exercising, hot and sweaty to get fit and loose weight. 50 more words


Frustration takes hold

I’ve been frustrated for a while now…

So, what’s got my knickers in a twist? Well it’s mainly down to the following:

Running Magazines and diet fads. 481 more words


Scoop of butter for your coffee? 'Fat black' fad is either 'bio-hack' or disgusting trend, but no one's quite sure

LONDON — If you are reading this over breakfast and want to be a part of the latest diet fad, then it’s quite simple: Take a tablespoon, lift the butter dish and stir two great dollops of the yellow stuff into your coffee. 819 more words