US food makers weigh in obesity

US: Nestle, PepsiCo body pledges to cut calories

A clutch of the largest US food makers, including General Mills, Nestle and PepsiCo, have pledged to cut 1.5 trillion…

US: Obama unveils obesity plan to curb kids marketing

First Lady Michelle Obama today (11 May) unveiled a Task Force action plan calling on food manufacturers to curb the…

US: Child obesity “may still be rising” – study

Child obesity in the US may not have hit a plateau, experts have claimed, with kids now snacking three times…

US: CSPI urges Mrs Obama to pressure food industry

US First Lady Michelle Obama has been urged to do more to encourage the food industry to tackle child obesity…