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Food myths busted: tonight at 8pm

Something to Chew OnTonight at 8pm: go listen to the wise words of Professor Mike Gibney at the Irish Skeptics Society, where he is going to bust some of the common myths in food and health in a talk at the Davenport Hotel, just off Merrion Square. For example, obesity is a new thing, all things natural are superior to synthetic, etc. Six yoyos for non-members and three for members.

Professor Gibney is the Head of the Institute of Food and Health in UCD, as well as author of the recent book Something to Chew On, which tackles controversies and common misunderstandings about food and health from an expert scientific perspective.

  • Facts and fancy about food and health by Mike Gibney, The Davenport Hotel, Merrion Square, Dublin 2. Full details on the Irish Skeptics website.

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  1. Professor Gibney has just been appointed as the new Chairman of The Food Safety Authority of Ireland (FSAI).