Sugar Tax

Thursday, October 10, 2019

Thursday, October 10, 2019

Ban food on public transport to tackle child obesity, says report

Ban food on public transport to tackle child obesity, says report

England's chief medical officer has warned "bold" action is needed if the government is to meet its target to halve childhood obesity.

Monday, December 17, 2018

Monday, December 17, 2018

‘Lack of self-control’ contributes to type-2 diabetes amputations, says doctor

People's lack of 'self-control’ contributes to type-2 diabetes amputations, says doctor

Lack of 'self-control’ contributes to type-2 diabetes amputations, says doctor

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.

Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Wednesday, May 23, 2018

UK inflation falls despite sugar tax and higher pump prices

UK inflation falls despite sugar tax and higher pump prices

Inflation fell to its lowest level for more than a year in April to 2.4%.

Friday, April 6, 2018

Friday, April 6, 2018

'Nanny state full of PC snowflakes' - Sugar tax sparks anger

'Nanny state full of PC snowflakes' - Sugar tax sparks anger

'Nanny state full of PC snowflakes' - Sugar tax sparks anger

Some believe the sugar tax isn't the right step to take in the fight against obesity

Thursday, April 5, 2018

Thursday, April 5, 2018

Jamie Oliver says that learning more about nutrition has made him "spiritual"

Jamie Oliver: learning about nutrition has made me spiritual

Jamie Oliver: learning about nutrition has made me spiritual

Learning more about nutrition has made him "spiritual", the chef, writer and restaurateur says

Tuesday, May 31, 2016

Tuesday, May 31, 2016

Sugar tax will 'hit the poorest hardest', says TaxPayers' Alliance's Jonathan Isaby

Sugar tax will 'hit the poorest hardest', says TaxPayers' Alliance

Sugar tax will 'hit the poorest hardest', says TaxPayers' Alliance

Milk-based drinks and fruit smoothies will not be affected