Category: Food & diet

bacon, bowel cancer, Cancer, Diabetes Symptoms, Food & diet, processed meat, Research

Can eating bacon increase the risk of bowel cancer?

Bacon for breakfast or a steak for dinner may be popular go-to meals for someone monitoring their carb intake, but could these choices be increasing their risk of bowel cancer? This is the latest claim according to a study published yesterday in the International Journal of Epidemiology. The study was conducted by a group of […]

breakfast, Diabetes Symptoms, energy intake, Food & diet, Intermittent Fasting, non-diabetes related, weight gain, Weight loss

Is breakfast really the most important meal of the day?

Do you eat breakfast in the morning? While some people may enjoy ‘breaking their fast’ first thing in the morning, others may prefer having their first meal at lunch. But can this preference affect your health? Breakfast is often described as the most important meal of the day. The idea being that you need a […]

Diabetes Symptoms, food, Food & diet, low carb, non-diabetes related, vegan

Peter Foley – My low carb vegan week (part 1)

by Peter Foley. Hardly a day goes by without hearing the word vegan. Of course, veganism can mean different things to different people. For some it can mean complete abstinence from dairy, meat and animal products, for others it also includes a philosophy that rejects the commodity status of animals. There are many different reasons […]