• Sar replied to the topic UK most obese in Europe in the forum Chit chat 3 years, 1 month ago

    @kelly I agree. Sugar in a multitude of forms has been introduced by food manufacturers – imo the worst ‘innovation’ was the ‘low-fat’ industry – and the myth perpetrated by the manufacturers and the medical profession that eating fat makes you fat. I remember as a child (in the ’50s and ’60s) always having a pudding after meals but those puddings…[Read more]

  • claro replied to the topic NHS spending in the forum Chit chat 3 years, 2 months ago

    @kelly Interesting points, and you missed out the hugely significant and costly effects of booze upon the nation …….. but then the revenue derived from alcohol sales more than covers the caring costs to the nation I’d have thought.

    I do though have some agreement with Goldenstar in that it’s wrong for us to wantonly or recklessly ignore what we…[Read more]