The talkRADIO host got in a heated debate with a campaigner calling on the government to introduce a tax on companies that produce high-calorie food.
The group criticised the leadership frontrunner for his promise to stop increasing taxes on junk food if elected Prime Minister.
Obesity-related hospital admissions in England have increased, according to a recent NHS Digital report.
Adverts for products high in fat, salt or sugar are now banned across the London Underground and Overground as well as buses and bus shelters.
The average Brit consumes around 13,000 calories each year while watching films at the cinema, according to a survey.
Harriet Minter of the Badass Women's Hour clashed with a nutritionist over their views on obesity
talkRADIO’s Mike Graham has described drinking in excess as “idiocy” and suggested that those who become so intoxicated should be charged to use the NHS’s new ‘drunk tanks’.
Dr Laurence Gerlis has said that people having no “self-control” and the availability of food contribute to type-2 diabetes, after latest figures show 169 amputations are happening every week due to diabetes.
The UK has made no progress - or is worsening - when it comes to obesity, a global report on nutrition has found.
Kellogg’s is set to adopt “traffic light” labelling for most of its cereal packaging from early next year after consumers said the colour-coded system helped them choose healthier options.
The Transport for London network will enforce a ban on adverts showing foods high in fat, salt and sugar from February 2019
Julia Hartley-Brewer has said that people understand the effect “a kebab and cigarettes” has on their health and still make that choice, as the Health Secretary announces a new prevention strategy for areas such as smoking and obesity.
There are double the amount of severely obese children in Year 6 as there are in reception class
Some believe the sugar tax isn't the right step to take in the fight against obesity
Learning more about nutrition has made him "spiritual", the chef, writer and restaurateur says
A survey by Action on Salt found some Chinese ready meals contain more than half an adult's daily allowance for salt
A new report finds it's the amount of chicken shops in deprived areas and recommends swapping Coke for Diet Coke and Walkers for Wotsits.
Jamie East spoke to US political commentator Bill Barnard about Donald Trump's medical assessment
Obesity campaigner Kathryn Szrodecki claims new report saying 'fat and fit is impossible' will damage people's mental health
Theresa May's government recently dropped proposals to withdraw benefits from obese people who refuse to get help
An advert for the delivery service Diet Chef has been banned by the Advertising Standards Authority for being 'socially irresponsible' around issues of weight loss
GPs are being urged to let their patients know about the options available to them on the NHS to help them lose weight, to tackle the obesity crisis
Shona Wilkinson warns choice of food, busy lifestyles and lack of soil nutrients are affecting our health