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Title
UKHF response to government childhood obesity plan
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Date18 August 2016
Year 2016
Summary
The UK Health Forum is disappointed that the government has failed to adopt the comprehensive package of evidence-based measures recommended by Public Health England to effectively tackle childhood obesity. 
 
The sugary drinks levy and reformulation programme are a welcome step, but reducing marketing and price promotions of unhealthy foods are key actions that are missing from the strategy. 
Department
  • Policy

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