Profile: Dominic Raab

But his rise through the ministerial ranks has not been without controversy, with Mrs May taking particular offence at his description of some feminists as “obnoxious bigots” in a 2011 online article in which he attacked the “equality bandwagon” and…

‘You can succeed as a vegan athlete’

“It was definitely just a level of education I think,” he tells the BBC Scotland news website. “I was perhaps a bit naive jumping in and thinking I’ll never get the protein I require from plants but actually you can,…

The mindfulness conspiracy

The long read: It is sold as a force that can help us cope with the ravages of capitalism, but with its inward focus, mindful meditation may be the enemy of activism Mindfulness has gone mainstream, with celebrity endorsement from…

Are supplements safe and do they work?

Approved supplements bought from reputable businesses are almost always going to be safe, provided the manufacturer’s instructions are followed, doctors say. But it is wrong to assume that food supplements do not sometimes have the potential to be harmful, says…

Stress Really Can Make Your Hair Fall Out

Sometimes that stress can trigger your body to react in ways that can be frustrating and embarrassing. These include issues like brittle nails, acne breakouts and hair loss. The type of hair loss that results from physical and emotional stressors is…