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Peanut allergy research reveals impact of sleep deprivation

The FSA-funded research has been described as “hugely significant” for peanut allergy sufferers

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Peanut allergy research reveals impact of sleep deprivation

2019-09-17T16:19:00+01:00By

The FSA-funded research has been described as “hugely significant” for peanut allergy sufferers

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​Unilever criticised over Latin America food fortification claims

2019-09-16T23:01:00+01:00By

Levels of zinc, iron and vitamins in Maizena atole products in Mexico were lower than claimed, says report

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UK vaping industry distances itself from growing alarm in US

2019-09-16T11:14:00+01:00By Andrew Don

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in the US reported last week a “multistate outbreak of lung disease” associated with vaping

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Thornton’s Budgens links with Juul to offer advice on switching from tobacco

2019-09-09T11:48:00+01:00By

The Belsize Park store operates the surgery-style service in a 7,000 sq ft cordoned-off area every Thursday afternoon

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Soft drinks sugar levy revenues swallowed up by Treasury review

2019-09-06T09:32:00+01:00By

Sugar levy was supposed to be ringfenced to support children’s health and to help tackle the obesity crisis in schools

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Arla to encourage ‘sniff-test’ by ditching use-by dates

2019-09-05T00:01:00+01:00By

The dairy co-op will change to best before dates by the end of the year

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Drinkaware targets middle-aged drinkers with fresh push

2019-09-02T11:12:00+01:00By

It is a continuation of its Drink Free Days campaign

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‘No guarantee’ sugar levy money will be spent on kids’ health

2019-08-23T10:52:00+01:00By

Children’s health campaigners are now engaged in a battle to win the funding for future years, with no ring-fencing in place

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Smoking rates in children fall but underage vaping remains steady, says report

2019-08-22T08:09:00+01:00By Andrew Don

A quarter of the nearly 14,000 children reported they had “ever used” e-cigarettes – the same as in 2016

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Birds Eye launches £6m advertising push in bid to ‘double’ veg consumption

2019-08-21T10:32:00+01:00By

It has been described by the firm as its ‘biggest’ frozen veg marketing drive to date

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Advertising Association urges rethink on new HFSS restrictions

2019-08-07T11:37:00+01:00By Helen Gilbert

Recommendations contained within the government’s childhood obesity strategy include banning HFSS commercials for both TV