Our new report reveals that budget cuts across England mean councils are struggling to fund vital Stop Smoking Services.
The long-awaited government childhood obesity plan falls short of what is needed to tackle the worrying rates of childhood obesity. We explain why.
The UK has become the latest country to introduce plain, standardised packaging of cigarettes, along with Australia and France.
Category: Science blog March 9, 2016
Our new report makes some worrying predictions about how smoking will continue to affect the nation’s health – but there could be a solution.
To mark World Obesity Day, we explore how junk food marketing affects our diet – particularly in children – and how this relates to obesity and cancer.
We take a look at new recommendations on sugar consumption and whether they will be enough to help the UK fight obesity challenge.
It’s not just about lifestyle choices – the government should play a role in combating obesity – which is linked to several types of cancer
Category: Science blog January 20, 2015
We discuss a recent report showing how the tobacco industry has misrepresented scientific evidence on health inequalities to the Government.