Archives for December 2016

Understanding the health benefits of the ‘sugar tax’: how will the soft drinks industry respond?

The UK’s government’s proposal to create a new levy on the soft drinks industry, announced in April of this year, took health campaigners by surprise. Not only was it unexpected, but the government’s proposal was unusual.Other countries, notably Mexico, have introduced a sales or excise tax on sugary drinks. However, the UK government proposed a […]

CEDAR Bulletin December 2016

The December 2016 edition of CEDAR Bulletin is out now. Read it here.This issue includes: Merry Christmas – and a year in review Farewells, greetings and congratulations GoActive is up and running Upcoming public health talks Recent CEDAR publications   Sign up for future issuesComplete this form to receive issues of CEDAR Bulletin, which we […]