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However, a plate of broccoli is rather different from the stodge your average veggie eats, which is fat-laden, starchy, often salty or sugary.
The first reason veggie food makes you fat is that there is often quite a lot of fat in it.
Long-term, it could be linked to inflammatory diseases and bonethinning osteoporosis. Wild meats, such as pheasant, partridge or even rabbit, contain some healthy Omega-3 fats.
The second reason veggie food makes you fat is what nutritionists call the 'macronutrient balance'.
However, while she is able to slink about in teeny-tiny jeans, the result perhaps of a high-end veggie diet of lightly steamed endamame beans, miso soup and salad, no dressing, most vegetarians live on pasta and cheese.
This was the recipe for the handles I didn't love as a teenager.
Stella wants us to cut C02 emissions and save the planet by swapping such delicacies as burgers, bangers and shepherd's pie for more ecologically virtuous fare. Stars such as Kate Bosworth and Kelly Osbourne, who sashayed up a green carpet in a publicity drive for Ms Mc Cartney's campaign, were treated to a gourmet meat-free lunch, seasoned liberally with earnest statistics. The production and movement of feed and the animals leaves a hefty carbon footprint.
When I wasn't stuffing my face with pasta and cheese, it was toast and butter, stodge that was guaranteed to pile on the pounds.
At my plumpest, I was near to 11 stone and I'm only five foot tall.
Many vegetarian foods that appear high in fat - the avocado for example, or nuts and seeds - are good for us because they contain good, essential fats.
So if a veggie meal has the fat content highlighted in red on the packet, it isn't necessarily a reason to get your unbleached cotton knickers in a twist.It is very skewed towards carbohydrates, away from protein.