Michael Mosley: Should I Eat Meat?
Monday, SBS One, 7.30pm
Ask any vegetarian why they stopped eating meat and you will likely get a few different reasons. Chief among them may well be concerns over health and environment, which is exactly what Michael (right) tries to investigate in this new documentary. Overwhelmed by facts and fads, he asks the question that baffles and confuses many: should I still be eating meat? He goes on a meat overdose diet to see what animal products really do to his body before asking the experts which types of meat are best for protein, vitamins and iron. But is the tradeoff of high saturated fat too much?