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Body Weight And Obesity
The UK Government have launched a new obesity strategy with a raft of measures, including restricting junk food marketing on TV and online.
Junk food adverts on TV and online could be banned before 9pm as part of Government plans to help tackle childhood obesity.
There's no convincing evidence that artificial sweeteners increase cancer risk. But can they help weight loss? We take a look at the latest research.
The results from the European EPIC have shaped our understanding of diet and cancer.
Junk food advertising will be banned on public transport in London from February 2019, the Mayor of London Sadiq Khan confirmed today.
New figures suggest that obesity could top smoking as the biggest preventable cause of cancer in women by 2043. Here's how we calculated them.