Sadly, pets who become overweight face all sorts of health problems in the same way that their owners do.
And lockdown restrictions in different parts of the world at various times are adding to this problem with some owners said to be feeding their pets more treats and taking them on less walks while working from home.
When we are hungry, we can become snappy and irritable, finding it difficult to concentrate. If we are in need of a snack, this can severely affect our mood. Find out more about HANGER and what to do about it...
The UK's climate (most of the time) is perfectly designed to produce gooseberries - both the tart, green cooking gooseberries and the sweeter red varieties which appear a bit later. We share more information about this delicious fruit and how to make Gooseberry Fool!
We tend to think of enjoying a glass of beer when having a night out or spending time with friends but now researchers in Singapore have brewed a beer that is rich in probiotic bacteria that is said will improve gut health and even boost the immune system...
Being pregnant can bring the discomfort of unsightly stretch marks caused by the sudden stretching of the dermal layer of the skin. The areas most affected are usually the thighs, stomach, buttocks and breasts.
Our immune system has a highly sophisticated way of keeping us safe by identifying all or any foreign substances but this can lead to the appearance of autoimmune conditions when our body is working hard to defend itself against something potentially dangerous - an allergen, a toxin, an infection or even a food‚Ä¶