Tag Archives: malnutrition

Look out for the warning signs of malnutrition

Look out for the warning signs of malnutrition

Age UK and the Malnutrition Task Force are urging everyone to look out for warning signs of malnutrition in older relatives and friends. NHS Digital figures show that between 2007/08 and 2017/18 the n ...
An enthusiasm for resourcefulness

An enthusiasm for resourcefulness

“Make do and mend” may have been a phrase introduced during WW2 – and something that’s had something of a revival in recent years – but the roots of its ethos lie in the resourcefulness and thri ...
UK has become the ‘fat man of Europe’

UK has become the ‘fat man of Europe’

According to the 2016 Global Nutrition Report, 44% of countries were now experiencing “very serious levels” of both obesity and under-nutrition which are now increasing worldwide trends. One in three ...