Category Archives for "Healthcare"

How will the food industry respond to the proposed sugar tax?

It’s fair to say that some elements of the food industry have taken something of a battering in recent times. With the WHO (World Health Organisation) highlighting the link between processed meat and cancer, and Jamie Oliver’s campaign against sugar, it seems that the ‘treats’ industry, which has long enjoyed a sweet-toothed market, may be […]

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This Girl Can launches spin off campaign

One of the most memorable adverts this year has to be Sport England’s This Girl can, which featured women of all sizes working up a sweat in the Zumba class, at spin, and whilst swimming, while Missy Elliot’s Get Your Freak On blared in the background. Powerful, unabashed, and in your face, the advert celebrated […]

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Eating out and fatty food – the new smoking?

So the World Health organisation (WHO), dramatically announced that processed meats such as sausages, bacon and ham can cause cancer.  In fact, those who eat 50g of processed red meat a day – that’s around two slices of bacon – have an 18% increased risk of developing colorectal cancer. Just last week, campaigners were urging […]

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