All blog posts in Health policy

The UK government has delayed legislation to ban junk food and pre-watershed advertising. What will the impact of this delay be and why is it so important?
Almost 17,000 new cancer cases in the UK were linked to alcohol in 2020 – that’s around 46 new diagnoses every day.
The National Food Strategy, commissioned by the UK government, recommends ways to shake up how food is produced and the kinds of diets most people eat
The Eatwell Guide from Public Health England says a healthy diet should now include even more fruit, veg and fibre-rich starchy carbohydrates
What influences the food we eat and how much exercise we do?
A look back over 30 years of public health campaigns
Today, the UK government has announced plans on how it hopes to tackle the obesity crisis
What are the links between obesity and COVID-19?
Caroline Cerny shares insights on the junk food marketing industry
The UK has changed its tune on fish, meaning tuna no longer counts as one of your recommended portions of oily fish