#Obesity

  • Article: England's Poorest Residents Get 19 Fewer Years of Good Health Than Its Richest
    Health

    England's Poorest Residents Get 19 Fewer Years of Good Health Than Its Richest

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 11, 2018

    These “stubborn inequalities” should not still exist. Read more

  • Article: India Might Have to Stop Growing Rice, Experts Warn
    Food & Hunger

    India Might Have to Stop Growing Rice, Experts Warn

    By Imogen Calderwood|July 5, 2018

    It’s for the good of people and the planet. Read more

  • Article: Australia's Soft Drink Initiative Accused of 'Sugarcoating' Nation's Health Crisis
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    Australia's Soft Drink Initiative Accused of 'Sugarcoating' Nation's Health Crisis

    By Madeleine Keck|July 2, 2018

    The Australian government announced a plan to reduce soft drink sugar levels. Read more

  • Article: Why Tony the Tiger and the Milky Bar Kid Could Be Banned in the UK
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    Why Tony the Tiger and the Milky Bar Kid Could Be Banned in the UK

    By Imogen Calderwood|May 30, 2018

    This is “grrreat". Read more

  • Article: These Companies Are the Best and the Worst in the World at Tackling Malnutrition
    Food & Hunger

    These Companies Are the Best and the Worst in the World at Tackling Malnutrition

    By Imogen Calderwood|May 23, 2018

    The 22 companies generate an estimated $500 billion in annual sales. Read more

  • Article: Junk Food Ads to Be Banned on London’s Public Transport
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    Junk Food Ads to Be Banned on London’s Public Transport

    By James Hitchings-Hales|May 11, 2018

    London mayor Sadiq Khan said child obesity is a “ticking timebomb.” Read more

  • Article: The Sugar Tax Has Arrived: Here's Everything You Need to Know
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    The Sugar Tax Has Arrived: Here's Everything You Need to Know

    By Imogen Calderwood|April 6, 2018

    The new tax comes into effect today — but how will it affect your health? Read more

  • Article: With Focus on Hunger, an Obesity Epidemic Is Creeping Up in African Countries
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    With Focus on Hunger, an Obesity Epidemic Is Creeping Up in African Countries

    Nov. 8, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    In Africa, people are often unaware that highly processed foods are unhealthy. Read more