Ending obesity stigma

A group of experts* have produced a consensus statement on combatting obesity stigma, outlining common myths about obesity and issuing recommendations for policy, healthcare, media,

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Exercise key to vision

Exercise can slow or prevent the development of macular degeneration and may benefit other common causes of vision loss, such as glaucoma and diabetic retinopathy,

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AUDIT on ABBOTT

New  demonstrate better glucose control and fewer hospital admissions for people with Type 1 diabetes using the Flash glucose monitoring system (Abbott’s FreeStyle Libre). According

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Time to tackle obesity? 

There is strong public support for the government to address obesity after emerging research suggests there is a link between obesity and adverse outcomes from Covid-19. 

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Food for your mood 

A therapy app is helping users to reduce the risk of depression by changing their eating habits to reflect a Mediterranean diet, high in fruits,

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Meat of the matter

A scientific journal that published a controversial study encouraging people to continue eating red and processed meat has issued a correction about funding the author

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Thousands lower Type 2 risk

Results from the NHS Diabetes Prevention Programme show 89,604 people have lost a combined weight of 185,051kg – the equivalent weight of 43 ambulances.  A lack of exercise, poor diet and

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