Monthly Archives: June 2014

Soylent Liquid Food

Soylent is a relatively new product on the market, produced by a silicone valley team of software techies. It is a carbohydrate based liquid food. Per serving, the oat flour and maltodextrin based drink has 84g of carbs and 38g of protein, with just a measly 5g of fat. I […]


Nurses and Obesity in Children

The school nurse is one of the first job positions to cut when schools face financial hardship. The loss of the health professional in the school situation coupled with a rise in obesity means that for many schools, teachers have been looked to as the healthcare officers. This has resulted in […]