Sugar Tax on Soft Drinks – Will It Work?

The sugar tax implemented by the British Government becomes effective today. The price of some unhealthy drinks is about to go up – in the hope that we will make “better” choices.

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British government decided it’s time to go on a national diet

The portion sizes of some of Britain’s most popular foods are to be cut, with health officials telling the public it is time “to get on a diet”.

Public Health England is targeting pizzas, ready meals, processed meat and takeaways, in a new obesity drive. Continue reading

Conjugated Linoleic Acid in weight loss

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D. is asking: « What is the optimal dose of conjugated linoleic acid (CLA) during dieting ? Are there any scientific studies proving its effect on weight loss? »  Continue reading