A field study of the prevalence of healthy and less healthy advertisements near schools in a London borough

A field study of the prevalence of healthy and less healthy advertisements near schools in a London borough

A research abstract that I co-authored with my dietetic colleague has been published in the Journal of Human Nutrition and Dietetics (JHND). Click here to read full abstract paper. Childhood obesity is one of the major public health issues in the United Kingdom. It was previously reported that 1 in 3 children will be overweight [...]

Healthy Eating Tips for African and African Caribbean Individuals.

Healthy Eating Tips for African and African Caribbean Individuals.

Most individuals of African Caribbean descent are particularly at higher risk of chronic diseases such as stroke, type 2 diabetes and heart disease than individuals from other ethnic backgrounds. Even though there are many factors that contribute to the development of diseases, what we know is that diet can play a significant role in the [...]