Sugar, salt and fat reduction

Study uncovers the truth behind work stress, sleep and junk food habits

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Psychological experiences at work can shape eating habits and sleeping patterns, according to a recently published study.


‘Short term’ weight control approaches call for new interventions: Cochrane reviews

Estonia is the latest country to apply a sugar tax to its beverages, which currently includes dairy. Pic:©iStock/tanda_V/Anastasiia_M

Estonia sugar drink tax includes dairy and plant-based beverages

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Sugar tax study: compelling evidence to carry out 'fascinating experiment in public health policy'


Sugar-free quinoa breakfast cereal finds success as creative consumers blur categories


Child weight gain linked to diet beverage intake during pregnancy, study claims

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Bayn to extend sweetener reach in Norway with distribution deal

What the researchers found was an “overwhelmingly ‘toxic’ or obesogenic food retail environment”, which has driven consumers towards unhealthy products and seen obesity levels remain “stubbornly” high.

Unpopular laws needed to revamp stores in favour of healthy products, experts claim


EU health ministers criticise efforts to tackle obesity and call for more regulation

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A 10% fruit and vegetable subsidy can save lives, new study finds

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