Nutrition News! 3 Things We Learned at Food Matters Live 2018

Alex Ruani (our research director) and I (Dr Michelle here!) were at Food Matters Live again this year, and had a fantastic time! The food industry is growing so quickly and it’s amazing to see the role of science nutrition in the future of food. So here’s our summary of 3 key highlights we thought…

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Food Politics: Should Meat be Taxed like Sugar?

You’ve probably seen the news that researchers from the University of Oxford are proposing a tax on red and processed meat. But this isn’t the first time that a tax on food items has been proposed. In April 2018, a sugar tax was introduced in the UK, on drinks containing more than 5 grams of sugar…

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Join us at Food Matters Live 2015!

The Health Sciences Academy are presenting at Food Matters Live on 18 and 19 November 2015. Come and see us! It’s free for you to attend. For information and to register, click here.  

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Book Review. The Diet Myth: The Real Science Behind What We Eat by Tim Spector

We thought it’d be fun to review a book and highlight the kinds of things we noticed that perhaps most readers are not aware of. Before we get started, just bear in mind that this is not a full, exhaustive, comprehensive analysis. Instead, we’d like to share some pointers so when you do read a…

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Our new scholarship winner announced!

For the past weeks, we’ve been going through hundreds of scholarship entries. Each story is so unique, it’s been incredibly hard to make a decision. We’re so proud of our community of students and graduates. Your passion and your commitment to go for what you stand up for continue to inspire us. And today, we…

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Clinical Weight Loss is coming!

Clinical Weight Loss We hope you’re as excited as we are about our Clinical Weight Loss certification relaunch. It has been completely rewritten and includes the latest research on food addiction, hunger hormones, food sensitivities, change psychology… and so much more that it wouldn’t fit in this email. We’ve also developed specialist questionnaires, client templates…

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Our behind the scenes: Obsessed about data

Our management is obsessed about continuous improvement. Checking whether we’re (still) doing the right thing is extremely important. Are our learners enjoying their course? How is our customer service performing? How is our tutor support? How can we shave 1 step off a 10-step on-boarding process? What should we change to make things better? How do continue…

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Congrats to our learners in the Top 10!

We’ve been tracking Sochi 2014 and created 2010-14 comparison RT! Congrats to our learners in the Top 10! The Health Sciences Academy Team LIKE US in Facebook FOLLOW US on Twitter

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Announcing… e-Certificates!

Whereas previously you had to wait for your certificate, now, as soon as you complete your course, an e-Certificate with your name, dated and signed by your Course Director will be instantly generated in high quality PDF format. If you’re a graduate and want to see yours, do the following: Go to My Courses Click…

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January 2014 scholarship winner announced!

January 2014 scholarship winner announced! Since last week, we’ve been going through nearly 100 scholarship entries. It’s been an absolute privilege to read every entry that has been submitted this year. If you don’t know how to enter this contest, don’t worry, it will be explained to you as soon as you pass your final…

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