About a third of all food produced globally is wasted every year1 reaching the annual value of $ 1 trillion. 2 If food waste were a country it would be the 3rd largest emitter of greenhouse gases, causing 8 – 10% of global greenhouse gas emissions.3 While 800 million people go to bed hungry every night, each of them could be sufficiently fed on less than a quarter of the food that is wasted in the USA, UK and Europe each year. 4
The impact of our diet is more important that many of us think. An insufficient diet does not only cause weight extremes, it can also lead to many diseases, including different types of cancer, hypertension, type 2 diabetes, osteoporosis, heart disease and many more. Recent studies have shown that certain dietary interventions may be more … Read more You are what you eat – aren’t you?