Michael Mosley is a medical doctor, British journalist, TV presenter and producer. He is famous for being in various television shows about biology and medicine, most especially in his series entitled Inside the Human Body which was an educational show that tackled the different amazing functions of the human body. Aside from this, he was also noted for his regular appearance in The One Show wherein he played the friendly family medic.
He has received a handful of recognition throughout his career. He was named the Medical Journalist of the Year in 1995 for his work by the British Medical Association. Aside from that, he was nominated for both a BAFTA and an Emmy for his documentary entitled Horizon which revealed a proposed link between gastric ulcers and the Gram-negative bacteria Helicobacter pylori.
In Eat, Fast and Live Longer, Michael Mosby is at it again. This BBC documentary follows Michael as he tries to achieve a new and truly ambitious goal. He aims to stay younger, live longer and lose weight – while bargaining in a few things at the same time. He wants to achieve all this by making minimal changes to his current lifestyle.
So in this documentary special, we get to explore the world and ancient practice and idea of fasting along with Michael. We witness as he attempts to test this science out and we get to see what results he ends up gathering.