slide1 n.
Skip this Video
Loading SlideShow in 5 Seconds..
Healthy Eating and Drinking PowerPoint Presentation
Download Presentation
Healthy Eating and Drinking

Loading in 2 Seconds...

  share
play fullscreen
1 / 11
Download Presentation

Healthy Eating and Drinking - PowerPoint PPT Presentation

Mia_John
276 Views
Download Presentation

Healthy Eating and Drinking

- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Presentation Transcript

    Slide 1:Healthy Eating and Drinking

    Lecture 6 Photo courtesy of http://web.centre.edu/enviro/photolib.htm

    Slide 2:Food and Health

    Issues to Consider Reported levels of poor health are significantly higher in Wales than in the rest of the UK Better Wales Ingredients labelling what does it mean? Nutrition labelling does the confusing information help people eat a balanced diet? Health claims - do foods do what they say they will? Food safety - poor hygiene practice in shops restaurants and our own kitchens, how do we know how healthy the food we eat is? GM foods What is this all about?

    Slide 3:A Healthy Diet Questions

    What foods do we need to eat healthily? How much of what should we eat? What do we like to eat that is also good for us? What do we like to eat that is not good for us? Is all junk food bad? Should I eat meat? Do I have to become a Jamie Oliver? Who should we trust the welfare of our bodies to? Where can we go to find out? Where can we buy from? All photos courtesy of sxc.hu (unless specified otherwise)

    Slide 4:A Healthy Diet Answers

    http://www.eatwell.gov.uk (1) http://www.eatwell.gov.uk/healthissues/ http://www.eatwell.gov.uk/agesandstages/ http://www.eatwell.gov.uk/keepingfoodsafe/ http://www.eatwell.gov.uk/foodlabels/ http://www.eatwell.gov.uk/healthydiet/ http://www.eatwell.gov.uk/healthydiet/foodforsport/ http://www.food.gov.uk/wales/ (2) http://www.food.gov.uk/science/ http://www.food.gov.uk/foodlabelling/ http://www.food.gov.uk/gmfoods/ http://www.food.gov.uk/wales/nutwales/getcooking/ http://www.salt.gov.uk/ (3) http://www.kidinfo.com/Health/Foods.html (4) http://www.vegsoc.org/ (5) Photo courtesy of www.harvestmoon.co.uk

    Slide 5:Food for Thought

    Improve your lifestyle and concentration Eat Breakfast complex carbohydrates give slow, sustained release of essential sugars for brain function e.g. muesli or wholemeal toast Snack on friut and nuts to keep up energy and remain alert Eat fish 3x weekly for omega 3 and 6 oils, essential for optimum neural impulse transmission too Eat organic reduce intake of chemicals Eat 3x daily little and often as opposed to once daily, maintains steady levels of energy Eat for your sport chess or a 10 mile run? Drink 2 litres of water during the day - more if out the night before! Discover fruit and veg (5x daily)

    Slide 6:Where and how to make choices

    http://eartheasy.com/eat_menu.htm (6) http://www.bigbarn.co.uk/ (7) http://www.farmersmarkets.net/ (8) http://www.farmshopping.com/ (9) http://eng.msc.org/ marine stewardship council (10) http://www.localfoodweb.co.uk/ (11) http://www.treehousewales.co.uk/ (12) http://www.buywelsh.biz/pages/food.htm (13) http://www.fairtrade.org.uk/ (14)

    Slide 7:Healthy Eating on a budget

    Muesli (no added sugar) Bread (wholemeal preferably) Pasta (wholemeal preferably) Rice (brown or wild preferably) Potatoes (baked not chipped preferably) Beans (low/no sugar) Pulses Steak mince for bolognese Seasonal vegetables and fruit Tuna, mackerel, salmon (in brine preferably) Lean rather than fatty meats

    Slide 8:Unhealthy eating

    Pies Pastries Cakes Chips/Fries Sweets Crisps Ready made meals High salt Fatty burgers and sausages Processed foods, Full fat cheeses Photo courtesy of www.mpro.org

    Slide 9:What about Healthy Drinking?

    How much? Do I drink too much alcohol? (15) How often? MANAGING ALCOHOL (16) When? Alcohol and the athlete (17) Where? Alcohol and Sensible Drinking - Patient UK (18) Who with? Alcohol & Depression - Help is at Hand (19) Should I? Alcohol and high blood pressure (20) Moderation and consideration for oneself and others

    Slide 10:External References

    Food Standards Agency (No date). Home Page - Eat Well. Available at http://www.eatwell.gov.uk/ Accessed 29/09/05. Food Standards Agency Wales (No date). Home Page Food. Available at http://www.food.gov.uk/wales/ Accessed 29/09/05. Food Standards Agency (No date). Home Page Salt. Available at http://www.salt.gov.uk/ Accessed 29/09/05. Kid Info (No date). Food and Nutrition. Available at http://www.kidinfo.com/Health/Foods.html Accessed 29/09/05. Vegetarian Society (No date). Home Page. Available at http://www.vegsoc.org/ Accessed 29/09/05. Eartheasy (2005) Recipe for a healthier planet. Available at http://eartheasy.com/eat_menu.htm 29/09/05. Big Barn (2004). Find you local producers. Available at http://www.bigbarn.co.uk/ Accessed 29/09/05 National Association of Farmers Markets (No date). Home Page. Available at http://www.farmersmarkets.net/ Accessed 29/09/05. FARMA (No date). Home Page. Available at http://www.farmshopping.com/ Accessed 29/09/05. Marine Stewardship Council (No date). Home Page. Available at http://eng.msc.org/. Accessed 29/09/05. Local Food Web (No date). Home Page. Available at http://www.localfoodweb.co.uk/ Accessed 29/09/05. Treehouse (No date). Home Page. Available at http://www.treehousewales.co.uk/ Accessed 29/09/05. Buy Welsh (No date). Food and drink. Available at http://www.buywelsh.biz/pages/food.htm Accessed 29/09/05.

    Slide 11:Further reading

    14. Fair Trade (No date). Home Page. Available at http://www.fairtrade.org.uk/ Accessed 29/09/05. 15. Net Doctor (2003). Do I drink too much alcohol? Available at http://www2.netdoctor.co.uk/health_advice/facts/alcohol_toomuch.htm Accessed 29/09/05. 16. University of Cambridge (No date). Managing Alcohol. Available at http://www.counselling.cam.ac.uk/alcohol.html Accessed 29/09/05. 17. BUPA (2005). Alcohol and the Athlete. Available at http://www.bupa.co.uk/health_information/html/healthy_living/lifestyle/exercise/diet_exercise/athalc.html Accessed 29/09/05. 18. Patient UK (2005). Alcohol and sensible drinking. Available at http://www.patient.co.uk/showdoc/23068675/ Accessed 29/09/05. 19. Royal College of Psychiatrists (2004). Alcohol and Depression. Available at http://www.rcpsych.ac.uk/info/help/alcohol/index.asp Accessed 29/09/05. 20. Blood Pressure Association (2003). How does alcohol affect my blood pressure? Available at http://www.bpassoc.org.uk/information/lifestyle/alcohol.htm Accessed 29/09/05. http://www.wales.gov.uk/themesbettercountry/strategic-e.pdf http://www.hm-treasury.gov.uk/consultations_and_legislation/wanless/consult_wanless04_final.cfm http://www.foodstandards.gov.uk/ http://www.bbsrc.ac.uk Biotechnology and biological sciences research council http://www.ncl.ac.uk/peals Policy, Ethics and Life Sciences Research Centre http://trial.which.co.uk/health_beauty.php http://www.organicconsumers.org/ http://www.wda.co.uk/index.cfm/developing_your_business/welsh_agrifood_sector/food_wales_2/en3200 External References