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Caterers are committed to providing healthier food

Caterers are committed to providing healthier food

The Agency has been working in partnership with more than 45 major UK caterers to provide healthier choices for their customers when eating out.

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Professor Dame Sally Davies named as the new Chief Medical Officer (CMO) for EnglandDownloadable document

The CMO is the Government's most senior medical advisor, responsible for providing expert advice on a wide range of issues relating to the health of the nation, including the handling of health related emergencies.

04.03.2011

 

Poor diets consisting of high fat, sugar and processed food is associated with lower IQ later in childhoodWeb link

Findings from the Avon Longitudinal Study of Parents and Children suggests that poor diets is associated with lower IQ later in childhood, while health diets is associated with slightly higher IQ.

10.02.2011

 

Obesity has nearly doubled since the 1980sWeb link

Researchers looked at data from published and unpublished health examination surveys and epidemiological studies (960 country-years and 9H1 million participants).

10.02.2011

 

Judging nudging - can nudging improve population health?Web link

According to this article in the British Medical Journal (BMJ) nudging has captured the
imagination of the public, researchers, and policy makers as a way of changing human
behaviour. The article looks at the scientific basis for the concept.

10.02.2011

 

Health visitor implementation plan launchedWeb link

The plan sets out what implementing that commitment will mean for families, for health visitors and for all those who have a part to play in strengthening health visiting services.

10.02.2011

 

Nutrient Profiling modelWeb link

A tool developed by the Food Standards Agency (FSA) which is used to differentiate foods which are high in fat, saturated fat, salt or sugar.

03.02.2011

 

Mums-to-be not receiving adequate advice about healthy eating and weight managmentWeb link

Almost nine out of ten women rated the overall care that they received from midwives regarding healthy eating and weight management as 'neutral', 'poor' or 'very poor'.

26.11.2010

 

School Food Trust Information UpdateWeb link

Latest news from School Food Trust

23.11.2010

 

Caterers are committed to providing healthier foodWeb link

The Agency has been working in partnership with more than 45 major UK caterers to provide healthier choices for their customers when eating out.

03.11.2010

 

Diabetes and obesity rates soar to 'shocking' levelsWeb link

One in 20 British adults has diabetes, according to new figures from GP practices

26.10.2010

 

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