Elderly people walk nearly 1mph faster than they did 30 years ago, study finds

Elderly people walk 1mph faster than they did 30 years ago due to better nutrition, hygiene and improved health care, a study has found. A group of 75-80 year olds born between 1938 and 1939 travelled up 0.4 metres per second (0.9mph) faster on average than a second group of the same age range born between […]

Eating a healthy diet is too expensive for many Britons, research finds

Too few people can afford to eat a healthy diet, a new report shining a light on Britain’s ‘broken food system’ has found. The annual Broken Plate report, which was published by the Food Foundation on Monday, has found that healthier foods are much more expensive than...