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Souring On Sweet? Voters In 4 Cities Pass Soda Tax Measures
Harvard Study Says ‘Soda Tax’ Could Generate Millions For Oklahoma City
Researchers at Harvard University believe a tax on sugary soft drinks could save tens of millions of dollars in Oklahoma. The so-called "soda tax" movement
Parents do not recognise that their children are overweight, survey finds | Society | The Guardian
Most parents of overweight children in England think their weight is about right, raising fears obesity has been normalised
Mother bans junk food and fizzy drinks after 5-year-old son hits 45kg | Health-e
A mother, upset about her five-year-old son having become extremely overweight, has managed to resolve the situation by seeking help from a counsellor and dietician.
Taxi drivers fueled by caffeine and sugar | Health-e
December means long hours for taxi drivers as they ferry passengers around the country - and sugar and caffeine keep many drivers on the road.
Children’s characters may disappear from unhealthy food in Netherlands | Society | The Guardian
‘Licensed media characters’ like Dora the Explorer and Miffy would no longer be used to target young children under initiative by Dutch food industry
Australia’s obesity gap widening between country and city, report finds | Society | The Guardian
Adults living in regional areas more likely to be overweight, while country South Australia has the nation’s highest obesity rate