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 […]

Adolescent Bariatric Surgery 2

I recently submitted a letter to the Archives of Disease in Childhood in response to their October article Bariatric surgery in severely obese adolescents: a single-centre experience, and its accompanying editorial Adolescent bariatric surgery in the United Kingdom; a call for continued study and open dialogue. Unfortunately they have declined […]

Royal College of Physicians Report on Obesity, and Dr Fuhrman’s “Eat to Live” Diet 1

The Royal College of Physicians chose 1st January 2013 to release its report on obesity, calling for improved leadership throughout the NHS and from government bodies in order to tackle the epidemic, including the resulting increase in demand for healthcare. A press release on the RCP website (1) states that […]