Children’s health

Chewitts

Ban on ‘kidverts’ for sugary snacks is close

The UK is close to introducing a ban on the online advertising of sugary and fatty snacks aimed at children, reports the Sunday Times. Advertising of these types of products on television has been banned since 2009 but food and drink companies have persisted in targeting young children by switching to social media, computer games and […]

November 23, 2015 Continue Reading
Jamie Oliver

Cook fresh meals and eat wholefoods to add years to your child’s life, says Oliver

The chef and food campaigner, Jamie Oliver, has offered parents a simple recipe to add 11-13 years to their children’s life expectancy: cook them fresh meals made from wholefoods. Speaking on ITV’s Good Morning Britain, Oliver said: ‘Kids are not born and programmed to pick up a nugget, or a burger.So it’s our job to […]

December 10, 2014 Continue Reading
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