Paula Goodyer Six years ago New York Times food writer Mark Bittman was overweight and pre-diabetic - until he overhauled his diet.
US fast food giant McDonald's, famed for its beef-based Big Mac burgers, says it will open its first ever vegetarian-only restaurant in the world in India next year.
Paula Goodyer If you'd rather eat plants than pork, where do you go?
Stephanie Gardiner Tell your friends you're swapping beef for broccoli, pork for pumpkin and lamb for legumes, and it's likely you'll be inundated with health warnings.
Paula Goodyer Sweetening the breakfast oats or baking banana bread used to be simple; just use a little sugar or honey.
The Duchess of Cambridge worked hard for her slim post-pregnancy figure, and now she's taking on an unusual diet to boost her complexion.
Sarah Berry It turns out that there is good food for thought behind many so-called fad diets. In addition to this they are not as different as first appearances suggest.
Sarah Berry It's hardly what you expect from a cigar-smoking, bling-toting, former drug dealer, but Jay-Z (and wife Beyonce) are going green.
Kathleen Alleaume The "alkaline" diet claims to whittle the waistline, curb inflammatory conditions and even cure cancer. Yet the evidence supporting any of these health claims is pretty slim.
Nicky Phillips High-protein, Atkins-style diets may keep you leaner but they are unlikely to help you live longer.
Shelly Horton Sneak a look at the apps on Miranda Kerr’s iphone and you can see why she’s a supermodel.
Sarah Berry Meal replacements or real meals; what's the best way to rein it in?
Graham Osborne Can eating your vegies really help to fight cancer and other chronic conditions such as cardiovascular disease and type 2 diabetes?
Paula Goodyer These days, it is no longer a given that everyone sitting around the table at Christmas wants to eat turkey, pork or ham.
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Paula Goodyer Feeding meat eaters and vegos this Christmas? Design a menu to bring people together - not set them apart.
Vegetarians are 32 per cent less likely to be hospitalised or die from heart disease than people who eat meat and fish, scientists at England's Oxford University say.
A vegetarian diet may help people, particularly men, live longer than those who regularly eat meat, according to a study of more than 70,000 Seventh-day Adventists.
Jenna Clarke A fitness program from 1989 and inspired by horses has become an internet sensation - in 2013.
Cassy Small A long term study recently online in the June JAMA Internal Medicine has revealed that those who follow a vegetarian diet can enjoy an almost 12 per cent lower mortality rate than their meat loving...
Paula Goodyer The US might be the birthplace of the quadruple bypass burger (available with 20 slices of bacon), but it's also home to the Meatless Monday movement and some of the most passionate promoters of...