Wet Market Wednesdays

This recent online chat with Dr Alia Ahmed who is a psycho-dermatologist reminded me about the importance of understanding the underlying factors that drive what and how we eat. Over…

BAME and health inequalities

With recent findings on how Covid-19 affects BAME community disproportionately and with structural racism found as an important factor contributing to health inequalities, I turn to a point of my…

Nutritionism

At 19, I wanted to become a dietitian. The reason was two-fold, firstly it was a continuation of the health and medical field that I aspired to work in, secondly,…

Sweet dumplings day

Traditionally, Chinese New Year lasts for the first two weeks, and its end is marked by the ‘Lanterns Festival’ on the 15th day of the lunar new year. Also known…