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New social venture by the Glycemic Index Foundation

17 / 10 / 19

The Glycemic Index Foundation (GIF) has launched the world's first profit-for-purpose food brand dedicated to helping pr…..

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Healthiness of packaged foods around the world

17 / 10 / 19

A food audit, led by The George Institute for Global Health has compared the healthiness of foods internationally, usin…..

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Five-year review of Health Star Rating completed

18 / 09 / 19

The five year review of the Health Star Rating is now complete, with the Australian and New Zealand Ministerial Forum ex…..

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Updated nutrition guidelines from the Heart Foundation

18 / 09 / 19

The Heart Foundation Australia has reviewed evidence surrounding eggs, dairy and meat consumption, updating their nutrit…..

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National Health Survey: neighbourhood impacts on health

28 / 08 / 19

Does having fast food outlets in your neighbourhood affect your health? The results are surprising...

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New Zealand supermarket chain bans sales of energy drink to under 16s

28 / 08 / 19

New Zealand supermarket chain countdown has followed the UK in restricting energy drink sales..

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Sugar recommendations in France

15 / 07 / 19

France has new sugar intake recommendations..

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ACE obesity prevention policy approaches

15 / 07 / 19

What are the most effective, cost-effective, affordable and implementable policy options to prevent obesity?..

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National Health Survey: first results 2017-18

12 / 06 / 19

The latest snapshot of Australia’s health including our food intake is now available..

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New obesity report from the Obesity Collective

12 / 06 / 19

The Obesity Collective’s report outlines Australia’s growing obesity problem and its economic costs..

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