Source: Department of Health
Date of publication: May 2010
Publication type: Press release
In a nutshell: The Food Dudes scheme, developed by psychologists at the University of Bangor, has been awarded the gold medal at this year’s Public Health Awards for the work which has been done in Wolverhampon, where the scheme has worked to combat child obesity. The scheme has been accessed by 5,000 children in Wolverhampton, with fruit consumption increasing by 54% and vegetable consumption increasing by 48%.
Length of publication: 1 page
Acknowledgement: NHS Evidence – National Library for Library for Public Health