USN sports nutrition products return to Holland & Barrett Subscription

16 Aug 2014 | By Guy Montague-Jones

Holland & Barrett has resolved a trading dispute with USN and is relisting the brand in a major refresh of its sports nutr…

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Excess salt consumption linked to 1.65 million deaths worldwide

14 Aug 2014 | By Daniel Woolfson

Consuming more than 2 grams of salt a day is a major contributing factor to more than 1.65 million deaths from heart disease every year, new research has suggested.

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Juiceburst readies ‘schools approved’ soft drinks range

13 Aug 2014 | By Daniel Woolfson

Juiceburst has announced the launch of a “schools approved” range of soft drinks ahead of upcoming government legislation.

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Plain tobacco packs consultation: health groups and traders respond

07 Aug 2014 | By Andrew Stone

The government’s consultation on draft regulations for plain tobacco packs closes today. Here’s what traders and health groups had to say.

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Michael Mosley's blood pressure teaches us a valuable lesson

20 Aug 2014 | By James Halliwell

Guess what, bacon fans? Two rashers a day will knock two years off your life, according to Should I Eat Meat?…

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How do we solve the ‘junk food’ problem? And what is it anyway? Subscription

16 Aug 2014 | By Corrado Finardi

What are the right policy tools to help people cut down on so-called ‘junk foods’?

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Sweets Made Simple: not healthy, but delicious TV

16 Aug 2014 | By James Halliwell

Unless you reject delicious things, you risk missing out on the ultimate prize – a place in a care home!…


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Sugar defines some lines - they would not exist without it

02 Aug 2014

Sir: I am not surprised there is increasing consumer concern about sugar levels in products…

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Misleading sugar messages are not in public interest

12 Jul 2014

Sir: Action on Sugar member Robert Lustig seems to have failed to read SACN’s recent draft carbohydrate scientific review…


Health facts and science not hype must be front of mind

05 Jul 2014

Our health is one of, if not the, most vital and important aspect of our lives…

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