Will eating carbs at night make you fat?

Will eating carbs at night make you fat?

This is a question I hear a lot: will carbs at night make me fat? Or worse still is the regular sound of self-berating at the confession of eating carbs for dinner from various dieters. A particular problem with the latter is that self-beratement is often followed by...
Is eating more than 7 eggs a week bad for you?

Is eating more than 7 eggs a week bad for you?

The myth goes: if you eat more than one egg a day, your cholesterol will get out of control and you’ll end up with heart problems. This is one of those stories that’s based on a combination of old science and wives tales, which never quite caught up with the new...
Breakfast: to skip or not to skip?

Breakfast: to skip or not to skip?

Continuing my myth-busting series, I’m tackling the breakfast myth. This comes in a few different forms. Variations include: You have to eat breakfast if you want to lose weight; breakfast is the most important meal of the day; skipping breakfast slows your metabolism...