Failure to tackle childhood obesity

March 2006
Consumer Policy Review;Mar/Apr2006, Vol. 16 Issue 2, p45
Reports on the response of Which? organization to the announcement made by the British Office of Communications (Ofcom) about television advertising of food and drink to children. Disappointment of Which? chief policy adviser Sue Davis over the failure of Ofcom to tackle childhood obesity in such advertising; Need for the establishment of a Nutrition Council to focus on making positive changes to tackle the barriers to healthy eating.


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