body composition, Fitness & Exercise, Health, nutrition, Sport Nutrition, Weight Loss

Fake News and Nutrition – Bad Science 101

It seems like every day the newspapers print some rubbish about fitness or nutrition. The headline is more often than not scary and sensationalist. No surprises there then. I mean, the job of the press isn't to educate you (perhaps controversial nut unfortunately true) but to sell papers. Using click-bait headlines that evoke emotional responses from readers is the most tried and tested way of doing this.

body composition, Fitness & Exercise, Health, nutrition, Weight Loss

The Carbs Make You Fat Myth

I sat there as a young, impressionable, budding nutritionist, absorbing all the information I was being told by a nutrition guru I looked up to at the time. Information that I now know to be complete BS.