ENVIRONMENTAL
NUTRITION

Feeding the world without costing the earth



About

Healthy food cannot be solely defined by nutrient content.


It should be the end result of a food system that;

* conserves and renews natural resources

* advances social justice and animal welfare

* builds community wealth

* fulfils the nutritional requirements of the global population

now and into the future

This website and blog is about sharing nutritional perspectives of how to protect global ecosystems whilst feeding the world.

Adapted from healthyfoodinhealthcare.org

Our blog


HOLDING OUT FOR A HERO

  • March 1, 2024
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So, a certain supermarket is now marketing themselves as the new superhero; putting ‘super’ back into supermarket with super affordable...

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The VALUE Rather Than COST of Food 

  • December 6, 2023
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I’m not a big fan of statistics, numbers, graphs, pie charts and the like. This is strange really as I...

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The Real Horror About Pumpkins

  • October 4, 2023
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Halloween is upon us and so continues the growing trend of Pick Your Own Pumpkin as a way of spending...

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ULTRA PROCESSED FOODS

  • September 7, 2023
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When I started as an NHS Dietitian, back in the 1990s, the latest research showed a link between blood cholesterol...

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Milk,Milk & More Milk

  • June 19, 2023
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Our demand for the white liquid that makes our cornflakes soggy has grown exponentially over the past few decades and...

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FOOD LABELLING The Good, The Bad and The Ugly

  • May 22, 2023
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As with many areas of modern life, the labels on food items have become more and more complicated and information...

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Tomatoes, Shortages & Food Waste

  • April 28, 2023
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TOMATO TIME The current shortage of tomatoes in shops we have learned is due to the unusually cold spell hitting...

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Mental Health, Brain Fats & Seafood

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We need to talk about….Mental Health, Brain Fats & Seafood Many years ago, I attended a Child Health Conference where...

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Calories, Gut Bacteria & Fat Mice

  • July 25, 2022
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Of all the misleading information and untruths about nutrition, surely the greatest is the calorie myth. In truth, calorie counting is...

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