You’ve met both the fruitarians, but what is the medical consensus on the way they eat? Well last week, I went to speak to dietitian Chloe Miles from the British Dietetics Association to find out what she thought about fruit-based diets. Laura: So Chloe, what is a fruitarian diet? Chloe: A fruitarian diet is … More Ask the expert: interview with Chloe Miles
“Orthorexia is an unhealthy obsession with eating healthy food, or with the idea of eating healthy food.” That’s what Dr Steven Bratman told me, when I got in touch with him via Skype to talk about my project. Dr Bratman coined the term “Orthorexia Nervosa” in 1997, to describe instances of pathological healthy eating behaviour. … More Fruit puns aside – should we be more concerned about fruitarianism?