Mancunians are being urged to chomp down on more fruit and veg following a survey which revealed that only three in ten are eating the recommended five portions a day.
Too wide and confusing a variety of fitness-related activities and food is causing people to be inactive and consequently unhealthy, says a Virgin Active fitness trainer.
Optical health in Manchester is amongst the lowest in the country according to new statistics – but Vision Express is hoping to rectify that by offering free eye tests from their ‘Vision Van’ in the city centre.
A Manchester vet has warned that Britain’s pets are in ‘danger’ unless owners change their attitudes towards their diets.
Senior lecturer in nutritional sciences at Manchester Metropolitan University Haleh Moravej believes that eating in moderation, like wartime rationing, is the best way to avoid health problems such as cardiovascular disease.
Are you vegan because it’s trendy? Manchester group don’t mind why you join as they celebrate 10 years
Manchester Vegan Society this month celebrates its tenth year of promoting an animal product-free lifestyle with a packed calendar of celebrations across the city, and is encouraging anyone to give veganism a go.
Don’t be a chicken! We must not be ‘scared’ of no-meat diets to save food reserves, warns Manchester doctor
People need to start recognising animal rights and begin making healthier food choices to prevent the world’s food reserves from plummeting, warns a Manchester ethicist.
Teens guzzling sports drinks in front of TV is ‘dangerous’ and we need warning labels, says Manchester expert
Teenagers are risking damaging their health by drinking sports energy drinks while watching television – and now an expert from a Manchester university claims bottles should come with warnings.
Fitness athlete and personal trainer, Karolina Botkova, has been training for a decade and now takes part in fitness competitions
Kebabs, chips and burgers… and lose weight? Salford dieter launches ‘healthy’ fast food takeaway outlet
Naji’s Kitchen takeaway in Salford proposes to be the ‘healthy way to takeaway’
Two million obese people could qualify for FREE NHS surgery