Nutrition in the Digital Age

Nutrition in the Digital Age

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Social media, arguably one of the most expansive and dominant media forms in recent times, has quickly grown to become a powerhouse of connections and information. From what started as a seemingly innocent way to connect and share our lives with friends and family, social media has transformed into an almost incomprehensibly-sized platform for practically anything you can imagine - ranging from budding a relationship to fostering a new business. Social media, whilst a great place to connect with loved ones, has brought along the opportunity for anybody and everybody to voice their opinions on almost every matter – including nutrition. When becoming a nutritionist only requires an internet connection With a simple web search, a world of information is readily available to be read, interpreted and used - but…
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How Does Technology Influence Eating Habits?

How Does Technology Influence Eating Habits?

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Technology isn’t just changing the way we communicate – it’s changing the way we eat. Take social media for example. Sharing food snaps on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter has grown into a worldwide phenomenon. According to the Choosi Modern Food Trends Report, 39% of respondents claimed social media influences their current eating behaviours, with Gen Ys most likely to be influenced (64.4%). Social media, foodies and awareness Is the big social media influence such a bad thing? The truth is – it’s the perfect vehicle for the foodie movement. It allows you to show the world what you’re eating, where you’re eating, and who you’re eating with. On one hand, it’s making us more aware of what we’re putting into our bodies, which is helping us develop better eating habits.…
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