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A new series starts tonight on Channel 4 looking at whether diet can improve or even cure illnesses or ailments.

The Food Hospital will feature patients with a range of medical conditions such as polycystic ovary syndrome and type 2 diabetes. Experts including Mr Shaw Somers, Specialist Consultant Gastrointestinal and Bariatric surgeon; Lucy Jones, a Senior Specialist Dietitian at the Whittington Hospital, North London and General Practitioner Dr Giovanni Miletto will be there to analyse whether diet helps.

Embarrassing Bodies, Pixie McKenna will also be looking at whether chocolate can help combat high blood pressure.

The Food Hospital is on Tuesdays at 8pm.

For more information on the programme click here



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