Tag Archives: Food Additives

BBC NEWS | Ministers agree food colour ban

This happened a while ago, but it’s a good reminder why strange food additives really shouldn’t be in our children’s – or our – food! Worryingly, they still do pop up every now and then so do read those ingredient listings carefully – Ministers have agreed that six artificial food colourings should be phased out […]

What Eating Too Much Sugar Does to Your Brain

What Eating Too Much Sugar Does to Your Brain

The importance of eating well and avoiding added sugars! – Overeating, poor memory formation, learning disorders, depression  – all have been linked in recent research to the over-consumption of sugar. And these linkages point to a problem that is only beginning to be better understood: what our chronic intake of added sugar is doing to our brains. […]