Posts byPippa Bailey

Sugar: more dangerous than gunpowder?

Most people in Britain are overweight – 58% of women and 68% of men.24 Sugar is just one of many factors in our complex obesity story, but one thing is for certain, our innate liking for all things sweet, which once guided us to safe and nutrient-dense sources of food, is now working against us.…

Groomed to perfection? Expectations of men and women in 2016

Earlier this year employment agency Portico was lambasted after it was revealed it required female employees to wear high heels to work.1 Social media erupted in anger at this sort of expectation being imposed on female employees in 2016 – a year which has otherwise seen so much progress for women in the workplace, including…