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Obesity- " Call to Action "

a " new national ambition ", has received flak from all quarters except, of course, the food and ...

UN cops out on obesity

obesity will be tackled in the new public health and NHS systems.  Given that one of its central themes- ...

UN cops out on obesity

obesity will be tackled in the new public health and NHS systems.  Given that one of its central themes- ...

Why your child should be like Scooby

will be distributed from the UK's 3,600 Sure Start Children's centres.  As part of its ...

Why your child should be like Scooby

will be distributed from the UK's 3,600 Sure Start Children's centres.  As part of its ...

McDonald's post calorie counts

agree that only 20% Big Mac customers are likely to take heed of the counts - but those that do, if New ...

McDonald's post calorie counts

agree that only 20% Big Mac customers are likely to take heed of the counts - but those that do, if New ...

Obese spend 50% more time in hospital

individuals to make healthy lifestyle choices and start to ensure that their politicians focus on strategies to ...

26 million UK adults will be obese by 2030

Nations/World Health Organisation [UN/WHO] High-Level Meeting on non-communicable diseases [New York  Sept ...

Parents give kids junk for " easier life "

children's most most popular snacks.  According to Ms Karmel " parents start out with good ...

Parents give kids junk for " easier life "

children's most most popular snacks.  According to Ms Karmel " parents start out with good ...

Is shampoo responsible for making you fat?

{loadposition daily_mail} Paediatricians in New York are claiming that phthalates, treat chemical ...

Guidance: Start active, stay active: report on physical activity in the UK

Updated: Added infographic on physical activity guidelines for children (5-18) The report from the 4 Chief Medical Officers in the UK is intended for the NHS, local authorities and a range of other organisations designing services to promote physical acti ...

NOF publishes new position statement on Very Low Energy Diets (VLED)

The National Obesity Forum is recommending new standards for the management of obese people ...

NOF Livid at no QOF for Childhood Obesity

overweight/obese patients. This is not a new QOF, however, simply a bolt-on to the current vascular screening ...