Author: Ben

Improving diet cuts risk of heart attacks in kids

Encouraging physical activity and improving diet in children is crucial to cut deaths from cardiovascular disease (CVD), a new study suggests. “Atherosclerosis – clogged arteries – starts in childhood and is more likely with a sedentary lifestyle and unhealthy [..]

Instagram clamps down on diet and cosmetic surgery posts

Body positivity campaigners are celebrating after Instagram announced new rules for posts about weight loss products and cosmetic surgery. Some posts will be hidden from under-18s while others promoting “miraculous” weight loss products will be [..]