Posted: 9th November 2018
Subject: Therapy and Self Help, 1° and 2° Prevention of Illnesses
Dietary guidelines and health—is nutrition science up to the task?
Despite criticism and controversy, nutrition science can be relied on to improve our understanding of food and health, argue Dariush Mozaffarian and Nita Forouh. Nutrition science has been much criticised.
Posted: 28th January 2011
Subject: Complementary Therapies
Sub-category: Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
An Overview – Chronic Fatigue Syndrome / Myalgic Encephalomyelitis
Chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) is a long-term illness with a wide range of symptoms. The most common symptom is extreme tiredness. CFS is also known as ME, which stands for myalgic encephalomyelitis. There’s some debate over the correct term to use for the condition, but these pages will refer to it as CFS/ME. CFS/ME can affect […]
Posted: 8th February 2010
Subject: Therapy and Self Help
Nutrition – Overview
The food we consume has a big impact on our health and well-being. When we eat too many foods high in fat, sugar or salt we increase risks of health problems. Therefore it is important for GPs to promote good healthy diets to help their patients gain control of their weight and reduce diet related […]