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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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Is shampoo responsible for making you fat?

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

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 ...

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 ...

Obese spend 50% more time in hospital

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

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 ...

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 ...

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- ...

Obesity- " Call to Action "

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

Obesity- " Call to Action "

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

Tell your partner he/she's fat?

be no better time that now- Christmas and the New Year to broach the subject.  Nearly 60% of people ...

Tell your partner he/she's fat?

be no better time that now- Christmas and the New Year to broach the subject.  Nearly 60% of people ...

NHS to tackle risky lifestyles

initiative as a welcome start to 2012 and wanted to make the point that young children have routine GP/health ...

NHS to tackle risky lifestyles

initiative as a welcome start to 2012 and wanted to make the point that young children have routine GP/health ...