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The Washington Times reports that after 11 years of appeals and legal wrangling, tobacco companies are scheduled to launch Sunday a 52-week ad campaign on the health dangers of cigarettes and secondhand smoke, marking a first in the industry’s lengthy court battle with the U.S. 264 more words
More than 90 per cent of Britons say that overweight plane passengers should pay more money to fly, according to new research.
A poll conducted by… 448 more words
The notion that raising the price of sugary or fatty foods will convince people to consume less of them, and hence reduce obesity rates, has exploded in popularity in recent years. 739 more words
The Autumn Obesity Action Scotland newsletter has been published. There are features on the recent Scottish Government obesity consultation, social media campaigns on obesity, how the Royal Voluntary Service are transforming their retail outlets in hospital using the Healthcare Retail Standard, infant feeding statistics, Food Standards Scotland reports on food and drink consumption, the New Nordic Food Programme, and a Public Health England report on changes in children’s body mass index.