Archives for October 2014

Price gap between more and less healthy foods grows

Novel use of UK national data finds a growing gap between the prices of more and less healthy foods between 2002 and 2012. Healthy foods in 2012 were three times more expensive per calorie than less healthy foods.A new study, published in the journal PLOS One, tracked the price of 94 key food and beverage […]

Professor Martin White appointed Lead for Research in Dietary Behaviours and Public Health Interventions

The MRC Epidemiology Unit and the UKCRC Centre for Diet and Activity Research (CEDAR) at the University of Cambridge are pleased to announce the appointment of Professor Martin White to lead research into Dietary Behaviours and Public Health Interventions.Martin will lead a research programme focused on understanding the determinants of behaviour and the development and […]