Tag Archives: fat

Food and beverage

Call for food packaging to contain sugar warning

10 Mar 2014

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Increased demands are being made for sugar to be labelled with warnings on product packaging as cigarettes are as the the World Health Organisation (WHO) urges people to reduce their consumption by half to a 12 teaspoons per day.  The problem is that people do not usually realise where their sugar is coming from.
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Obesity on the increase globally

5 Jan 2014

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According to a report entitled Future Diets by the British think tank, sovaldi the Overseas Development Unit, there has been a dramatic increase in the numbers of overweight or obese people in the past 30 years. Previously considered a problem in richer countries, the biggest rises are in middle income countries and the developing [...]