Dr Michael Mosley is a science presenter, journalist and executive producer for the BBC, which he joined after qualifying to be a doctor at the Royal Free Hospital in London. He has presented numerous documentaries including Eat, Fast, Live Longer for BBC Horizon, which went viral in 2012. Shortly afterwards, he co-wrote The Fast Diet with award-winning journalist Mimi Spencer, alerting the world to the phenomenon of intermittent fasting, or 5:2 as it is also known. The book has topped bestseller charts ever since, been translated into over 30 languages and encouraged hundreds of thousands of people to reclaim control of their eating habits, and lead healthier, happier lives.
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