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Soft drinks vendetta called into question by obesity study Subscription

22 Apr 2016 | By Rob Brown

New data also suggests no correlation, positive or negative, between consumption of diet cola and obesity

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Consumers on board with George Osborne's levy on sugar Subscription

15 Apr 2016 | By Ronan Hegarty

The latest Bridgethorne Shopper Index for The Grocer also revealed high consumer awareness of the levy

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New Mars labelling scheme to help shoppers tell everyday eats from occasional treats Subscription

14 Apr 2016 | By Julia Glotz

The new scheme will be rolled out globally on brands such as Dolmio and Uncle Ben’s and is part of a new five-year health strategy

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Sugar Smart app nears two million downloads

08 Apr 2016 | By Ian Quinn

Public Health England’s controversial sugar reduction app has been downloaded nearly two million times since its launch

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Why stevia may not be the quick fix to our sugar crisis Subscription

22 Apr 2016 | By Chris Elliott

The first serious warning about too much sugar in our diet appeared over 40 years ago


Tesco has more sway over sugar than George Osborne Subscription

22 Apr 2016 | By Rob Brown

If the aim of George Osborne’s soft drinks tax really is to cut obesity he’s going to be disappointed

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Mars will drive change in obesity battle Subscription

14 Apr 2016 | By Fiona Dawson

The debate on how to tackle obesity has seen sharpening fault lines in recent years


Are retailers to blame for Brits not consuming enough fruit & veg?

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Dairy's nutritional case is formidable Subscription

18 Mar 2016

”The Dairy APPG report is a welcome contribution to the debate on dairy and health”

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We need alternatives to sugary snacks not taxes Subscription

19 Feb 2016

“Sugar is cheap, tasty and addictive, which is why so many companies cram it into their products”

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Sugar is not just someone else's problem Subscription

19 Feb 2016

Sir, I read Craig Sams’ Third Party article with some interest but found some of the reasoning oversimplified

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