When it comes to heart attack rates, Scotland appears very high in the charts.
However, sometimes it takes awhile for a nation's diet to begin to counter its habits.
At one Scottish school, indeed, it took a 9-year-old girl to write a blog describing, among other things, how some dishes at her school occasionally included hair.
Martha Payne's blog, Never Seconds, is a litany of well, solicitude.
For each school meal, she offers a Food-o-meter rating (how much she likes it), a mouthful count, a healthy rating and a number for how many pieces of hair were in … Read more