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The UK is in danger of surpassing the 'doomsday scenario' portrayed in the 2007 report
Body mass index rises alongside economic growth
Heart attack risk is also lessened in men who exercise in their teen years
Experts aim to emulate the reduction in salt levels in our diet
As new guidelines are issues in the US, specialist causes must not be overlooked
Unattractive designer Karl Lagerfeld has for years been rude about non-skinny females
If your child is overweight and it impacts their health there is action you should take. But that shouldn't involve inflicting the misery of body-awareness and calorie counting
Jane Ellison has announced her first priority is urging construction workers to 'get into shape'
Public pressure might make these giant stores reshape their design
Are we genuinely interested in tackling the complicated issue of increasing obesity in our young people, or do we just want to have someone to blame?
Research from British Heart Foundation warns of health problems affecting a generation, from lack of exercise to dietary issues
Figures revealing children with levels of body fat far above what is considered a healthy range have outlined the scale of England's childhood obesity problem.
It may be cheap, but getting your parents to look after your children may be storing up trouble, Roger Dobson discovers
Mark Wallace asked if I could add pictures to my Banned List of clichés, and nominated the first here. Lloyd Bracey, who teaches TV journalists, persuaded me to ban reporters referencing stormy waters, for example, over footage of the sea. But this is different. This is about reaching for the most obvious image with which to illustrate an abstract subject.
All major UK supermarkets have already signed up to the voluntary food labelling scheme
Five-year-old dog weighs more than the average UK woman