The free-from-fear diet

23 November 2015 for the Observer as "What is Healthy Eating?": It’s easy to develop a case of the latest psychiatrically acknowledged eating disorder, orthorexia nervosa – an obsession with avoiding foods perceived to be unhealthy. I got one for just £65. That’s the price of an introductory session at London’s Hale Clinic, an alternative therapy … Continue reading The free-from-fear diet

If you don't support independent restaurants, get used to soulless pizzas

1st July 2010, The Times The effect of restaurant chains like Pizza Express is that independents barely make a profit After a particularly joyless visit to an Edinburgh Pizza Express last Sunday, all four of us ended up with mild food poisoning. Of course, I can’t prove that the restaurant was responsible, but the leathery … Continue reading If you don't support independent restaurants, get used to soulless pizzas