The UK debate on sugar intensifies

Sugar tax, curbs on promotions “would lower intake” – Public Health England

A tax of up to 20% on "high-sugar" products, cutting the number of promotions and introducing more restrictions on advertising…

Consuming issues: Why UK must act in wake of SACN report

A panel advising the UK government on nutrition has recommended halving the official guidance on the consumption of free sugars.…

Consuming issues: No candy-coated arguments at sugar summit

Last week, medical professionals, industry representatives, policy advisors and others gathered in London to discuss the health impacts of sugar…

Comment: Sugar reduction pledge, not tax, could interest regulators

The publication of a seven-point "plan" to tackle child obesity by UK-based campaign group Action on Sugar on Sunday (22…