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George Monbiot and the ‘New Vegan Beetnik Burger’ 3   Recently updated !

I’m so angry tonight. I don’t even know what I‘m going to write. I’ve been trying to write a blog post for days but I don’t know where to start. It’s like I have this uprising inside of me: like somebody has uncorked me; everything I’ve been keeping down for the last three years […]


Letter to the BMJ   Recently updated !

I have recently had a letter published in the BMJ Online in response to Tim Schwab’s article entitled ‘Dietary disclosures: how important are non-financial interests?’ This discusses whether or not nutrition researchers should disclose their own dietary preferences because of the potential for these to result in bias. In particular […]


Fruit and Veg Haul

Fruit and Vegetable Haul

So there seem to be a lot of videos on YouTube of raw vegans showing off their shopping! Here’s mine (for a family of four) from last week – most of it is now gone and I didn’t throw any of it away: Seriously though, there is a point to […]


Diet and Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Summary: There is growing epidemiological evidence for an causative link between diet and the inflammatory bowel diseases, Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis, which are increasing in incidence around the world in parallel with increasing westernisation of societies. Because of this it has been suggested that the inflammatory bowel diseases are […]