Appetite and hormones

Appetite and hormones

Some of you may know by now that this is my FAVE research area. I love talking about appetite... and before I continue to talk about the different dietary, environmental & social factors that may affect satiety, hunger levels and food intake, I thought I’d quickly take it back to the basics first. Check out [...]

Malnutrition is on the rise in U.K older adults

Malnutrition is on the rise in U.K older adults

While the obesity crisis is still considered the foremost public health epidemic in the west, one often overlooked condition is quickly becoming a growing concern. Malnutrition, sometimes referred to as under-nutrition, affects an estimated 3 million people in the UK alone. Globally, around 462 million adults are malnourished. Malnutrition is a condition where a person [...]