Clean-Eating Backlash: How To Find Nutritional Information You Can Trust

It’s 2017 and clean-eating is facing a storm of scrutiny. The hugely successful healthy eating trend has seen a major backlash. Clean-eating – where people avoid processed foods, sugar and gluten in favour of fruit, vegetables and wholegrains – has been spearheaded by numerous foodies with large social media followings. The problem is, some of…

Neuroscientists Claim Mind-Reading Technology Could Soon Be Reality

Mind-reading has traditionally been the preserve of psychics and science fiction writers, but neuroscientists have now claimed it could soon be reality.  Two University of Cambridge researchers said brain-scanning technology is rapidly advancing and poses moral dilemmas that must be debated.  It includes whether brain scanning should be used for a Minority Report-style justice system…

This UK Company Is Loving Its Six-Hour Working Day Inspired By Sweden

A British company has shortened its working day from eight hours to six, inspired by a Scandinavian model aimed at boosting wellbeing and efficiency. Workers at Liverpool-based Agent Marketing say they feel more “refreshed” and “energised” since the work day was reduced, though some admit it felt “strange” to start with. The company is trialling…

Body-Positive Blogger Posts Best Response To People Who Criticised Her For Gaining Weight

A blogger who received cruel messages about her body has well and truly put the haters in their place with an empowering message about body image. Last month Megan Jayne Crabbe posted a side-by-side image showing herself two-and-a-half years ago – when she was living by a “restrictive diet plan and extreme exercise regime” –…

‘Loose Women’ Survey Finds Three Quarters Of Women Are Not Happy With How They Look

A new survey on body image has found that almost three quarters of women (74%) are unhappy with their bodies when they look in the mirror. The statistic was unearthed by Loose Women’s ‘Frank and Fearless’ survey of 5,000 women. Panellist Janet Street-Porter said the survey “proves women have a huge problem with self-esteem”. baona…

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