Tag Archives: malnutrition

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 ...
Wheels coming off meals

Wheels coming off meals

Food poverty among older people is, to some extent, a hidden problem. Experts told us older people are less likely to use food banks, instead preferring to cut back on food and “making do”. But this c ...