Archives for April 2016

Opinion: It’s time to change the way we think about changing what people eat

The Chancellor’s recent announcement about a tax on sugary drinks is a step in the right direction towards fighting obesity, but we will need to use lot of different approaches simultaneously to make big changes, writes Dr Jean Adams from the Centre for Diet & Activity Research and Medical Research Council Epidemiology Unit.The UK has […]

Explore 13 year of food price changes in new CEDAR interactive

Although, in the United Kingdom, we now spend less of our income on food than we used to, food prices in recent years have often gone up quicker than inflation, and much quicker for some items than others. This has the potential to impact on the food choices that people make, particularly those on a […]