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Hidden, destructive costs of a vegan diet

A vegan burger and fries. ‘When considering an ethical and healthy way to live, we should primarily aim to avoid overconsumption,’ writes Sue Morgan. Photograph: Alamy Stock Photo I predict the rise in vegan junk food (Yes-vegan!, G2, 6 September) will

Could a drug that mimics a zero-carb diet help us live longer, healthier lives?

If a medication can be developed, it would amount to an extra seven to ten years of life, with benefits for overall health and memory, scientists say. Photograph: Jon Feingersh/Getty Images/Blend Images RM A drug that mimics a zero-carbohydrate diet could

Going meat free: should you try a vegetarian diet?

There are many reasons people become vegetarians. For some, it’s about health, for others it’s about not eating animals. More and more Australians are eliminating foods such as meat, fish, eggs, or dairy products. Epworth Richmond dietitian Fiona Wong says research shows