The 2018 WHO draft guidance on fatty acids fails to consider the importance of the food matrix, argue Arne Astrup and colleagues
### Key messages
Non-communicable diseases are the world’s leading cause of death, responsible for 72% of the 54.7...
Obesity has become “the new smoking” and is set to fuel double the number of weight-related cancers within two decades, the head of the NHS today warns.
Dr Aseem MalhotraOne reason we’re not beating diet related disease is because we’ve got incompetence at the very highest levels of academia
1. there’s no such thing as a ‘healthy weight’
2. Where is the evidence that cutting salt and meat will reduce cancer?
If you only go to one event this April – make it be this: the UK's first ever National Undergraduate Lifestyle Medicine Conference is set for Saturday 27th April 2019 in London.
KCL Lifemed and NULMS are bringing together the top influencers and...
In 2018, 5 million older Americans—one in ten—sought medical attention as a result of a serious reaction to medication. Over the past decade, the rate of emergency room visits for adverse drug events (ADEs) among older Americans nearly doubled. In...
An article in The Guardian claiming a "blow to low carb diets" has received criticism from healthcare professionals. The Guardian's write-up of a study comparing the quality of carbohydrates, and claiming we all need to eat more dietary fibre, said...
Objective To examine the association between prenatal gluten exposure and offspring risk of type 1 diabetes in humans.
Design National prospective cohort study.
Setting National health information registries in Denmark.