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2014 BNF Drummond Pump Priming Award recipients announced

As part of its management of the Drummond Memorial Fund, BNF is again providing two grants in 2014, each of £5000, to help...

Healthy snacking

Snacking, or eating frequently, can be part of a healthy diet, provided we don't consume too many calories over the day and...

Eating outside of the home

It's estimated that the average person eats one in every six meals out of home and adding in snacks and 'grab and go' food...

Putting it into practice

The Basics Energy (measured in calories or kilojoules) and nutrients come from the foods and drinks we consume. The average...

Celebrating our wartime food heroes

2014 marks the 70th anniversary of D-Day and BNF is commemorating this by looking at wartime food heroes. With the passage...

Tip of the day

  • Zinc has many functions in the body. It helps to release energy from food, is needed for tissue growth and repair and for the immune system. You can get zinc from meat, milk and milk products, cheese, eggs, shellfish, wholegrains, nuts and pulses.

Of the following, what do you think is the most important barrier to eating healthily?