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Obesity – Victims of our own success?
By Matt James, Senior Researcher at 2020health In the previous blog post we saw how human biology, our new lifestyles and the modern food supply has helped to contribute to the rise in obesity. Addressing the complex interplay of evolutionary, … Continue reading
Extraordinary confessions, a rare strike and a plan
It’s busy in health news today. There’s the NHS strike over pay – the BBC’s Norman Smith has just reported (at 7.40am) that “Health sec Jeremy Hunt says will sit down and negotiate with NHS unions if they agree to … Continue reading
Posted in NHS reforms, Obesity Tagged Careless Eating, Confession, food, Jeremy Hunt, NHS, Obesity, Strike, Tory Party Leave a comment
High Five – but where is the COBRA for obesity?
So, the BBC has highlighted the BMJ report that all we need to do is eat five portions of fruit and veg a day, no more, no less. More advice for the public on what they should be doing – … Continue reading
Posted in Childhood Obesity, Obesity Tagged 5-a-day, COBRA, DCLG, DCMS, DWP, food, fruit, health, HMT, Obesity, vegetables Leave a comment
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