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Channel 4 News
Crackdown on obesity targets fast foodwe’re consuming too many calories, say health officials, and they want supermar
Channel 4 News / Posted 4 hours ago
we’re consuming too many calories, say health officials, and they want supermarkets, takeaways and restaurants to cut back. Public Health England will set new targets within the next year, as part of efforts to tackle child obesity. The guidelines... Read more
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FOX News
The battle against hospital-acquired infectionshave occurred in which hospitals had trouble controlling the fungal infection f
FOX News / Posted 6 hours ago
have occurred in which hospitals had trouble controlling the fungal infection from spreading. However, according to Public Health England, these outbreaks have been officially declared over. Spotting Candida Auris One of the reasons that... Read more
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metro
Government's sugar tax does not go far enough, health campaigners sayobesity. A sugar tax will be introduced in April 2018, creating an additional
metro / Posted 6 hours ago
obesity. A sugar tax will be introduced in April 2018, creating an additional charge for soft drinks companies, but Public Health England (PHE) said the plan must go further.Man caught by paedophile hunter while trying to meet girl, 14 It... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
U.K. to food industry: Cut the calories in pizzas and burgersThe British government has a new enemy: calories. After cracking down on sugar
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 7 hours ago
The British government has a new enemy: calories. After cracking down on sugar and salt, Public Health England said Friday it now wanted companies to slash the calories in food to tackle an obesity epidemic among children. It plans to set calorie... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
U.K. to food industry: Cut the calories in pizzas and burgersAfter cracking down on sugar and salt, Public Health England said Friday it now
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 8 hours ago
After cracking down on sugar and salt, Public Health England said Friday it now wanted companies to slash the calories in food to tackle an obesity epidemic among children. After cracking down on sugar and salt, Public Health England said Friday it... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
U.K. to food industry: Cut the calories in pizzas and burgersLONDON (CNNMoney) -- The British government has a new enemy: calories. After c
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 8 hours ago
LONDON (CNNMoney) -- The British government has a new enemy: calories. After cracking down on sugar and salt, Public Health England said Friday it now wanted companies to slash the calories in food to tackle an obesity epidemic among children. It... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
U.K. to food industry: Cut the calories in pizzas and burgersAfter cracking down on sugar and salt, Public Health England said Friday it now
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 8 hours ago
After cracking down on sugar and salt, Public Health England said Friday it now wanted companies to slash the calories in food to tackle an obesity epidemic among children. After cracking down on sugar and salt, Public Health England said Friday it... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
U.K. to food industry: Cut the calories in pizzas and burgersAfter cracking down on sugar and salt, Public Health England said Friday it now
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 8 hours ago
After cracking down on sugar and salt, Public Health England said Friday it now wanted companies to slash the calories in food to tackle an obesity epidemic among children. After cracking down on sugar and salt, Public Health England said Friday it... Read more
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News 8000
U.K. to food industry: Cut the calories in pizzas and burgersAfter cracking down on sugar and salt, Public Health England said Friday it now
News 8000 / Posted 8 hours ago
After cracking down on sugar and salt, Public Health England said Friday it now wanted companies to slash the calories in food to tackle an obesity epidemic among children. After cracking down on sugar and salt, Public Health England said Friday it... Read more
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KECI Missoula
U.K. to food industry: Cut the calories in pizzas and burgersAfter cracking down on sugar and salt, Public Health England said Friday it now
KECI Missoula / Posted 8 hours ago
After cracking down on sugar and salt, Public Health England said Friday it now wanted companies to slash the calories in food to tackle an obesity epidemic among children. After cracking down on sugar and salt, Public Health England said Friday it... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
U.K. to food industry: Cut the calories in pizzas and burgersAfter cracking down on sugar and salt, Public Health England said Friday it now
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 9 hours ago
After cracking down on sugar and salt, Public Health England said Friday it now wanted companies to slash the calories in food to tackle an obesity epidemic among children. After cracking down on sugar and salt, Public Health England said Friday it... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
U.K. to food industry: Cut the calories in pizzas and burgersAfter cracking down on sugar and salt, Public Health England said Friday it now
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 9 hours ago
After cracking down on sugar and salt, Public Health England said Friday it now wanted companies to slash the calories in food to tackle an obesity epidemic among children. After cracking down on sugar and salt, Public Health England said Friday it... Read more
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10h
Saddleworth Extra
'Unfair' extension to their retirement ageevidence indicates life expectancy has stalled in some places and is reducing i
Saddleworth Extra / Posted 10 hours ago
evidence indicates life expectancy has stalled in some places and is reducing in others. "According to the Director of Public Health England, most pensioners will now spend their retirement battling a 'toxic cocktail' of ill health, with men on... Read more
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Daily Record
If you're a McDonald's or Domino's pizza fan we may have some very bad newsAnd less oil and sugar across the board. (Image: publicity picture)Read More A
Daily Record / Posted 10 hours ago
And less oil and sugar across the board. (Image: publicity picture)Read More Alison Tedstone, chief nutritionist at Public Health England, said: “If we really want to make an indent in obesity rates, we need to target a wider range of... Read more
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Daily Mirror
If you're a McDonald's or Domino's pizza fan we may have some very bad newsAnd less oil and sugar across the board. (Image: publicity picture)Read More A
Daily Mirror / Posted 10 hours ago
And less oil and sugar across the board. (Image: publicity picture)Read More Alison Tedstone, chief nutritionist at Public Health England, said: “If we really want to make an indent in obesity rates, we need to target a wider range of... Read more
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Oldham Chronicle
'Unfair' extension to their retirement ageevidence indicates life expectancy has stalled in some places and is reducing i
Oldham Chronicle / Posted 13 hours ago
evidence indicates life expectancy has stalled in some places and is reducing in others. "According to the Director of Public Health England, most pensioners will now spend their retirement battling a 'toxic cocktail' of ill health, with men on... Read more
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chroniclelive
Teenage e-cigarette vapers are much more likely to graduate to tobaccoto cell e-cigarettes or vape liquid to under 18s.Read More Rosanna O’Connor, d
chroniclelive / Posted 13 hours ago
to cell e-cigarettes or vape liquid to under 18s.Read More Rosanna O’Connor, director of drugs, alcohol and tobacco at Public Health England, said: “While young people’s experimentation with e-cigarettes has been going up, smoking rates have... Read more
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PRWeek UK
Public Health England puts consumer account held by Freuds out to GCS roster Freud Communications faces a competitive pitch against other firms on the Gov
PRWeek UK / Posted 14 hours ago
Freud Communications faces a competitive pitch against other firms on the Government's Campaign Solutions roster to retain its long-held and prized comms brief with Public... Read more
15h
Belfast Telegraph
Government ‘must try harder’ to tackle childhood obesity crisis, campaigners say“devastating all-time high” of childhood obesity figures, a year after it launc
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 15 hours ago
“devastating all-time high” of childhood obesity figures, a year after it launched a landmark plan to tackle the crisis. Public Health England (PHE) said “real progress has been made” on reducing sugar levels in food items in the 12 months since... Read more
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Bolton News
Government ‘must try harder’ to tackle childhood obesity crisis, campaigners say“devastating all-time high” of childhood obesity figures, a year after it launc
Bolton News / Posted 16 hours ago
“devastating all-time high” of childhood obesity figures, a year after it launched a landmark plan to tackle the crisis. Public Health England (PHE) said “real progress has been made” on reducing sugar levels in food items in the 12 months since... Read more
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walesonline
Police kill five terrorists wearing suicide belts in second attack in Spain"devastating all-time high" of childhood obesity figures, a year after it launc
walesonline / Posted 16 hours ago
"devastating all-time high" of childhood obesity figures, a year after it launched a landmark plan to tackle the crisis. Public Health England (PHE) said "real progress has been made" on reducing sugar levels in food items in the 12 months since... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Government ‘must try harder’ to tackle childhood obesity crisis, campaigners say“devastating all-time high” of childhood obesity figures, a year after it launc
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 16 hours ago
“devastating all-time high” of childhood obesity figures, a year after it launched a landmark plan to tackle the crisis. Public Health England (PHE) said “real progress has been made” on reducing sugar levels in food items in the 12 months since... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Government ‘must try harder’ to tackle childhood obesity crisis, campaigners say“devastating all-time high” of childhood obesity figures, a year after it launc
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 16 hours ago
“devastating all-time high” of childhood obesity figures, a year after it launched a landmark plan to tackle the crisis. Public Health England (PHE) said “real progress has been made” on reducing sugar levels in food items in the 12 months since... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Government ‘must try harder’ to tackle childhood obesity crisis, campaigners say“devastating all-time high” of childhood obesity figures, a year after it launc
EveningTimes Online / Posted 16 hours ago
“devastating all-time high” of childhood obesity figures, a year after it launched a landmark plan to tackle the crisis. Public Health England (PHE) said “real progress has been made” on reducing sugar levels in food items in the 12 months since... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Government ‘must try harder’ to tackle childhood obesity crisis, campaigners say“devastating all-time high” of childhood obesity figures, a year after it launc
Croydon Guardian / Posted 16 hours ago
“devastating all-time high” of childhood obesity figures, a year after it launched a landmark plan to tackle the crisis. Public Health England (PHE) said “real progress has been made” on reducing sugar levels in food items in the 12 months since... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Government ‘must try harder’ to tackle childhood obesity crisis, campaigners say“devastating all-time high” of childhood obesity figures, a year after it launc
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 16 hours ago
“devastating all-time high” of childhood obesity figures, a year after it launched a landmark plan to tackle the crisis. Public Health England (PHE) said “real progress has been made” on reducing sugar levels in food items in the 12 months since... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Government ‘must try harder’ to tackle childhood obesity crisis, campaigners say“devastating all-time high” of childhood obesity figures, a year after it launc
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 16 hours ago
“devastating all-time high” of childhood obesity figures, a year after it launched a landmark plan to tackle the crisis. Public Health England (PHE) said “real progress has been made” on reducing sugar levels in food items in the 12 months since... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Government ‘must try harder’ to tackle childhood obesity crisis, campaigners say“devastating all-time high” of childhood obesity figures, a year after it launc
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 16 hours ago
“devastating all-time high” of childhood obesity figures, a year after it launched a landmark plan to tackle the crisis. Public Health England (PHE) said “real progress has been made” on reducing sugar levels in food items in the 12 months since... Read more
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birminghammail
Police kill five terrorists wearing suicide belts in second attack in Spain"devastating all-time high" of childhood obesity figures, a year after it launc
birminghammail / Posted 16 hours ago
"devastating all-time high" of childhood obesity figures, a year after it launched a landmark plan to tackle the crisis. Public Health England (PHE) said "real progress has been made" on reducing sugar levels in food items in the 12 months since... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Government ‘must try harder’ to tackle childhood obesity crisis, campaigners say“devastating all-time high” of childhood obesity figures, a year after it launc
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 16 hours ago
“devastating all-time high” of childhood obesity figures, a year after it launched a landmark plan to tackle the crisis. Public Health England (PHE) said “real progress has been made” on reducing sugar levels in food items in the 12 months since... Read more
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chroniclelive
Police kill five terrorists wearing suicide belts in second attack in Spain"devastating all-time high" of childhood obesity figures, a year after it launc
chroniclelive / Posted 16 hours ago
"devastating all-time high" of childhood obesity figures, a year after it launched a landmark plan to tackle the crisis. Public Health England (PHE) said "real progress has been made" on reducing sugar levels in food items in the 12 months since... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Government ‘must try harder’ to tackle childhood obesity crisis, campaigners say“devastating all-time high” of childhood obesity figures, a year after it launc
Oxford Mail / Posted 16 hours ago
“devastating all-time high” of childhood obesity figures, a year after it launched a landmark plan to tackle the crisis. Public Health England (PHE) said “real progress has been made” on reducing sugar levels in food items in the 12 months since... Read more
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Bury Times
Government ‘must try harder’ to tackle childhood obesity crisis, campaigners say“devastating all-time high” of childhood obesity figures, a year after it launc
Bury Times / Posted 16 hours ago
“devastating all-time high” of childhood obesity figures, a year after it launched a landmark plan to tackle the crisis. Public Health England (PHE) said “real progress has been made” on reducing sugar levels in food items in the 12 months since... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Top stories from Britain and around the world - Police kill five terrorists wearing suicide belts in second attack in Spain"devastating all-time high" of childhood obesity figures, a year after it launc
Liverpool Echo / Posted 16 hours ago
"devastating all-time high" of childhood obesity figures, a year after it launched a landmark plan to tackle the crisis. Public Health England (PHE) said "real progress has been made" on reducing sugar levels in food items in the 12 months since... Read more
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Gazette
Government ‘must try harder’ to tackle childhood obesity crisis, campaigners say“devastating all-time high” of childhood obesity figures, a year after it launc
Gazette / Posted 17 hours ago
“devastating all-time high” of childhood obesity figures, a year after it launched a landmark plan to tackle the crisis. Public Health England (PHE) said “real progress has been made” on reducing sugar levels in food items in the 12 months since... Read more
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guardian-series
Government ‘must try harder’ to tackle childhood obesity crisis, campaigners say“devastating all-time high” of childhood obesity figures, a year after it launc
guardian-series / Posted 17 hours ago
“devastating all-time high” of childhood obesity figures, a year after it launched a landmark plan to tackle the crisis. Public Health England (PHE) said “real progress has been made” on reducing sugar levels in food items in the 12 months since... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Government ‘must try harder’ to tackle childhood obesity crisis, campaigners say“devastating all-time high” of childhood obesity figures, a year after it launc
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 17 hours ago
“devastating all-time high” of childhood obesity figures, a year after it launched a landmark plan to tackle the crisis. Public Health England (PHE) said “real progress has been made” on reducing sugar levels in food items in the 12 months since... Read more
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Harrow Times
Government ‘must try harder’ to tackle childhood obesity crisis, campaigners say“devastating all-time high” of childhood obesity figures, a year after it launc
Harrow Times / Posted 17 hours ago
“devastating all-time high” of childhood obesity figures, a year after it launched a landmark plan to tackle the crisis. Public Health England (PHE) said “real progress has been made” on reducing sugar levels in food items in the 12 months since... Read more
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This is West Country
Government ‘must try harder’ to tackle childhood obesity crisis, campaigners say“devastating all-time high” of childhood obesity figures, a year after it launc
This is West Country / Posted 17 hours ago
“devastating all-time high” of childhood obesity figures, a year after it launched a landmark plan to tackle the crisis. Public Health England (PHE) said “real progress has been made” on reducing sugar levels in food items in the 12 months since... Read more
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Gazette News
Government ‘must try harder’ to tackle childhood obesity crisis, campaigners say“devastating all-time high” of childhood obesity figures, a year after it launc
Gazette News / Posted 17 hours ago
“devastating all-time high” of childhood obesity figures, a year after it launched a landmark plan to tackle the crisis. Public Health England (PHE) said “real progress has been made” on reducing sugar levels in food items in the 12 months since... Read more
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This is West Country
Government 'must try harder' to tackle childhood obesity, say health campaigners"devastating all-time high" of childhood obesity figures, a year after it launc
This is West Country / Posted 17 hours ago
"devastating all-time high" of childhood obesity figures, a year after it launched a landmark plan to tackle the crisis. Public Health England (PHE) said "real progress has been made" on reducing sugar levels in food items in the 12 months since... Read more
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Reading Evening Post
Police kill five terrorists wearing suicide belts in second attack in Spain"devastating all-time high" of childhood obesity figures, a year after it launc
Reading Evening Post / Posted 17 hours ago
"devastating all-time high" of childhood obesity figures, a year after it launched a landmark plan to tackle the crisis. Public Health England (PHE) said "real progress has been made" on reducing sugar levels in food items in the 12 months since... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Police kill five terrorists wearing suicide belts in second attack in Spain"devastating all-time high" of childhood obesity figures, a year after it launc
Manchester Evening News / Posted 17 hours ago
"devastating all-time high" of childhood obesity figures, a year after it launched a landmark plan to tackle the crisis. Public Health England (PHE) said "real progress has been made" on reducing sugar levels in food items in the 12 months since... Read more
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The News and Star
Government 'must try harder' to tackle childhood obesity crisis, campaigners say"devastating all-time high" of childhood obesity figures, a year after it launc
The News and Star / Posted 23 hours ago
"devastating all-time high" of childhood obesity figures, a year after it launched a landmark plan to tackle the crisis. Public Health England (PHE) said "real progress has been made" on reducing sugar levels in food items in the 12 months since... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Pupils aged 14-15 using e-cigarettes hike chances of moving to tobacco - studyto sell e-cigarettes or vaporising liquids to anyone under 18. Rosanna O'Conno
North-West Evening Mail / Posted yesterday
to sell e-cigarettes or vaporising liquids to anyone under 18. Rosanna O'Connor, director of drugs, alcohol and tobacco at Public Health England, said: "While young people's experimentation with e-cigarettes has been going up, smoking rates have... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Study of e-cigarettes in UK teenagers gives mixed signalsnot they are a useful public health tool as a nicotine replacement therapy. Ma
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
not they are a useful public health tool as a nicotine replacement therapy. Many specialists, including health experts at Public Health England, think e-cigarettes, which contain nicotine but no tobacco, are a lower-risk alternative to smoking.... Read more
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The News and Star
Pupils aged 14-15 using e-cigarettes hike chances of moving to tobacco - studyto sell e-cigarettes or vaporising liquids to anyone under 18. Rosanna O'Conno
The News and Star / Posted yesterday
to sell e-cigarettes or vaporising liquids to anyone under 18. Rosanna O'Connor, director of drugs, alcohol and tobacco at Public Health England, said: "While young people's experimentation with e-cigarettes has been going up, smoking rates have... Read more
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chroniclelive
Attention freshers: This vaccine could save your lifeat risk. Letters are not enough - it’s vital we communicate with young people u
chroniclelive / Posted yesterday
at risk. Letters are not enough - it’s vital we communicate with young people using platforms they are likely to use.” Public Health England said it has already launched this year’s campaign to encourage uptake for the vaccine, including... Read more
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Daily Star
Teenager tragically dies after going down with meningitis at music festivalZographou, 18, showed signs of meningococcal infection at the Boardmasters Surf
Daily Star / Posted 2 days ago
Zographou, 18, showed signs of meningococcal infection at the Boardmasters Surf and Music Festival in Newquay last week. Public Health England confirmed George’s death this afternoon, a day before he was expected to receive his A-Level... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Sister's heartbreaking words after teenage brother 'takes his final breathes'for this privately. "It's all so confusing. I am learning new information ever
Daily Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
for this privately. "It's all so confusing. I am learning new information every day and trying to piece this all together.Public Health England are investigating a confirmed case of meningococcal disease (Image: SWNS.com)Read More "My future is... Read more
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