Coronavirus: Should I worry about my lockdown eating?

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Period24 Apr 2020

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  • TitleCoronavirus: Should I worry about my lockdown eating?
    Degree of recognitionInternational
    Media name/outletBBC
    Media typeWeb
    DescriptionSo are we actually eating more?

    That is one of the questions researchers at the University of East Anglia are asking. They have just started to track our lifestyle behaviours under lockdown.

    "The best I could equate it to is what happens to us during holiday periods, when we kind of throw caution to the wind and think: 'It's holiday time,'" says Prof Anne-Marie Minihane, from Norwich Medical School, and the study's lead on nutrition and eating behaviour.
    PersonsAnne-Marie Minihane