Danes impose 25% tax increases on ice cream, chocolate, and sweets to curb disease

Source: British Medical Journal, 2010, 341, c3592

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Date of publication: July 2010

Publication type: Journal Article

In a nutshell: The Danish government has imposed tax increases on ice cream, chocolate, and sweets and will also increase taxes on soft drinks, tobacco, and alcohol products to help reduce the burden on public health services and to help tackle obesity, heart disease, and other illnesses.

Length of publication: 1 web page

Some important notes: This article is available in full text to all NHS Staff using Athens, for more information about accessing full text fllow this link to find your local NHS Library” http://www.hlisd.org/

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