Sugar

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Takeaway messages

The temptations of snacking and fast food have been identified as a key problem for young people and obesity. So what can be done?

Childhood severe obesity at record high

The number of children leaving primary school severely obese has reached the highest point since records began, figures from Public Health England has revealed.

Sugar saturation

Children in England have already exceeded their maximum recommended intake of sugar for the year and are on track to consume the equivalent of around 4,800 cubes of sugar by the end of the year.

Taking control of snacking

Helping parents take control of their children’s snacking is the focus of Public Health England's latest Change4Life campaign and the first promoting healthier snacks.

Health in the headlines

It’s natural that parents will be concerned when they read news stories about risks to their children’s health, but pharmacy can help reassure them.

Child health

This team training module focuses on child health.

Trim the fat, salt and sugar

Three-quarters of British adults want food manufacturers to reduce the amount of fat, salt and added sugar in products.

We crave calories, not sugar says research

The brain’s desire for calories dominates our cravings for sugar, rather than its sweetness, new research reveals.

Something for ‘U’

A new campaign encourages Brits to improve their health and ‘do something good for U’ in JanUary.

‘Sugar Smart’ campaign launches

PHE launches new Change4Life campaign encouraging parents to get ‘Sugar Smart’ and limit their children’s sugar intake.



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