Posted: Wed, 14 Aug 2013 16:19
Keeping a healthy weight during pregnancy is important for mother and child. Children born to obese and overweight mothers are more likely to die early of heart disease, a study has found.
Scottish research... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 12 Aug 2013 13:01
Hospital vending machines in England contain too many high-calorie snacks, and guidelines should be introduced to make them healthier, says a cancer prevention charity.
A World Cancer Research Fund (WCRF)... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 12 Aug 2013 12:38
Children face serious health problems in later life because they are not eating enough fruit and vegetables and are not doing enough exercise, the British Heart Foundation has warned.
Teenagers seem to... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 11 Jul 2013 11:20
Tighter controls are needed to prevent children consuming high-caffeine energy drinks, a BBC investigation has heard.
Professor Mike Lean, an expert in nutrition, said children should be banned from buying... Read More »