An estimated 1.7 million Australians have diabetes and 280 Australians develop diabetes every day, according to Diabetes Australia. It is the fastest growing chronic condition in Australia, with type 1 diabetes accounting for 10 per cent, type 2 diabetes accounting for 85 per cent, and gestational diabetes in pregnancy adding to the increasing number. Many … Continue reading Life-changing device for people with diabetes on horizon
The CSIRO Total Wellbeing Diet has launched a new initiative, ‘Slimtember’, a four-week campaign encouraging Australians to start eating better and losing weight.
Offering smaller portions is one way of encouraging people to eat less. But while a single, smaller portion does lead to less consumption, having multiple smaller portions on offer can encourage some people – notably the diet-conscious – to eat more.
Fast food giant McDonald’s has been under a cloud in recent years as its US customers turn to alternatives. In this “Fast food reinvented” series we explore what the sector is doing to keep customers hooked and sales rising.
New research has shown for the first time that the part of the brain used for learning, memory and mental health is smaller in people with unhealthy diets.