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?
So it’s high time I told you about some of the people I’ve been speaking to for my documentary – something I realise I’ve withheld for too long. I insist that you contain your excitement, maintain your dignity, and let curiosity get the better of you. Trying to find people to interview for When Life … More The Fruitarian Athlete: Owen Gayle
So if you had a quick scan of my first post, then you will know by now that this documentary wasn’t my first (or even second) idea for my major project. I think it’s important that I tell you exactly what happened prior to When Life Gives You Lemons, and it might just make you … More Starting setbacks