scientist 02: the diet doctor – promoting a Mediterranean diet (2012)

The sponsors of the London Olympic games included a fizzy drink maker; a fast food restaurant and a chocolate brand, so we go in search of advice on a healthy diet. Cambridge doctor Simon Poole offered his knowledge on healthy food. He talks about the difference between Omega-3 and Omega-6 and the Mediterranean diet.

Follow-up links

  • Dr Poole can be contacted via the website: the Taste of the Mediterranean at

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