At least 900 Welsh children attend slimming classes.

August 27, 2013

Source: BBC News

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Date of publication: 20th August, 2013.

Publication type: News item.

In a nutshell: BBC News reported that at least 900 children across Wales have attended slimming clubs this year. This has prompted calls throughout the UK for a greater emphasis on teaching children about healthy eating and exercise at a younger age.

Length of publication: 1 webpage.


Food innovation and reformulation for a healthier Europe – a challenging mission.

January 12, 2011

Source: The European Food Information Council.

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Date of publication: December 2010.

Publication type: brief item.

In a nutshell: Food reformulation is the process of changing the composition of processed food in order to help reduce the prevalence of diet-related diseases.  This short article examines the challenges involved in food reformulation initiatives.

Length of publication: 1 page.