18 September 2018

Tom Watson’s dodgy diet advice

He did well to shed seven stone. If only he’d now shed the fearmongering.

28 August 2018

Have a drink and enjoy your life

Prohibitionists can’t decide for us how to live well.

12 July 2018

Starbucks, your latte levy is pointless

Disposable coffee cups really aren’t that big a problem.

27 June 2018

The problem with Scotland’s war on smoking

SNP plans for a ‘tobacco-free’ nation smack of petty authoritarianism.

11 June 2018

Anthony Bourdain: a lust for life

The celebrity chef was a breath of fresh air in our killjoy era.

30 May 2018

The myth of the obesity timebomb

Childhood obesity is lower than it was a decade ago.

15 May 2018

Sadiq Khan, London’s paternalist-in-chief

London has a lot of problems; burger ads isn't one of them.

1 May 2018

10 reasons minimum pricing sucks

Let’s stand up to this regressive sin tax.

18 April 2018

Another boozy scare story

Those extra few pints won’t take years off your life.

10 April 2018

The bitter reality of the sugar tax

This illiberal policy will do sweet FA for the problem of obesity.