Local Government Association say town halls 'urgently' need new ways to combat rising rates of childhood obesity
Chancellor's surprise announcement obscures the barrage of grim economic news contained in the Budget
George Osborne has imposed a tax on soft drinks manufacturers
What nutrition experts want you to know about eating healthily - including the foods they would not touch
The new diet has already seen a change in Jabba the hedgehog
'I don't think she looked incredible. I think she looks unhealthy'
The Children's Obesity Strategy report was expected to be published in February
We waited half a century to give up tobacco, but there is no excuse with sugar – we know it’s killing us
New report by Olympian and adventurer James Cracknell also backs a sugar tax
Poor funding has seen similar work on childhood health dwindle
Dame Carol Black warns such a move could also be counterproductive
Focus should be on parents, who hold the key to their offsprings’ eating habits, not the children, says Dr Susan Jebb
Carol Beverly went into cardiac arrest at her home in Dorset as firefighters tried to decide whether to remove a window to reach her
Participants took part in a six-year study
Recommendation from National Obesity Forum is more than double the rate suggested by the Government-ordered report into how to tackle childhood obesity
A man decided it was time for a change when he looked back at a video of his proposal to his girlfriend and felt disappointed with what he saw.