Gwyneth Paltrow

Imaginary intolerances and stupid food fads: the world needs The Angry Chef

Two books were published on the same day last week about the science of food. You can read my review of The…

6 Jul 2017
Gwyneth Paltrow

Gwyneth Paltrow’s clean living cult is a danger to your brain

This year I’ve been trying so hard not to be fat that I completely overlooked the new health trend: clean…

24 Jan 2017

Ethical eating should replace gluttony as one of the seven deadly sins

Because it isn’t about changing the world – it’s about bigging up one’s moral status

22 Sep 2016

Spectator debate: Can we trust health advice?

It was a close fight. Both sides at Tuesday night’s debate at IET London seemed to accept that trust in…

12 Feb 2016

Don’t lose your January to a fad diet. The bold claims aren’t what they seem

It’s January, it’s a new year, and practically every magazine or newspaper you open this month will have advice on…

15 Jan 2016