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Obesity charity’s praise for high-fat whole foods triggers health row

A major new report from the National Obesity Forum says that long-standing advice to follow low-fat diets and to lower cholesterol is having “disastrous health consequences”. The report’s authors call for a return to whole foods such as meat, fish and dairy, as well as ‘high-fat, healthy foods including avocados”. But some health experts say […]

May 23, 2016 Continue Reading
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Food Matters Live to launch in November

A new annual event is being launched this year that aims to tackle the relationship between food, health and nutrition. Food Matters Live is taking place at ExCel from 18-20 November and will bring together members of the food and drink industry – including retailers, food service providers, government – and those working in nutrition […]

October 7, 2014 Continue Reading
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Top speakers lined up for obesity crisis debate

Britain’s worsening obesity crisis will be the subject of a major panel discussion at this year’s camexpo event. One of the big name speakers lined up for the discussion is Tam Fry, spokesperson for the National Obesity Forum, the charity formed in 2000 to demand that government legislated decisively for the treatment and prevention of […]

July 22, 2014 Continue Reading
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