Nutrition News

Viva! Health unravels the most recent scientific research and makes it easy to understand. Here we update you on the latest findings...

Misleading meat advice

In a refreshingly straight-talking article called ‘On Meat, Butter and Fudge’, a series of papers published last year in the Annals of...

Consumer attitudes are shifting away from meat

The number of people reducing their meat intake for environmental reasons is historically low but rising. Research suggests...

Livestock farming is killing the planet and we are running out of room

The latest Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) report, Climate Change and Land,...

‘Slash and burn’ agriculture is destroying tropical rainforests

Rainforests are being destroyed to make way for livestock grazing and growing animal feed. Over the past...

Life on Earth under serious threat

The International Union for Conservation of Nature’s (IUCN) Red List is the world’s most comprehensive source of information on the...

The UN warns that one million species face extinction

A landmark report from the United Nations has warned that one million species are now threatened with extinction –...

Consumer attitudes are shifting away from meat. The number of people reducing their meat intake for environmental reasons is historically low but rising. Research suggests that the main...

Vegans have a lower risk of heart disease and stroke

Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is one of the main causes of death and disability in the UK but it can be prevented with a healthy...

Red and processed meats are putting even low consumers at risk

People eating red and processed meat increase their risk of bowel cancer even if the amount they eat falls within government...

Poor diets kill more people than tobacco

In 2017, 11 million deaths around the world were related to poor diet, even more than smoking, according to this major study.

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