Latest Food Active Bulletin – February Edition

Keep up to date with the latest from Food Active with our monthly bulletins. This month’s bulletin is packed with updates on our latest work, including the Healthy Weight Declaration being featured in the World Cancer Research Fund’s obesity policy

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Sheffield prepares to Give Up Loving Pop!

Sheffield City Council’s Public Health team are in the final stage of preparing for a three week GULP challenge in three secondary schools across the city region. In Sheffield, more than one third of children start secondary school at an

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Healthy Weight Declaration featured on World Cancer Research Fund Policy Database

Food Active’s Local Authority Declaration on Healthy Weight has been featured on the World Cancer Research Fund NOURISHING Policy Framework Database update. The framework brings together ten policy areas across three domains: food environment, food system and behavior change communication.

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AfN North West Study Day: Nutrition for an Ageing Population

The Association for Nutrition (AfN) recently held their North West Regional study day at the University of Chester, which brought together registered nutritionists from different sectors and aspiring nutrition students to discuss ‘Nutrition for an Ageing Population’. The AfN is

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Can where you live make you obese?

The childhood obesity crisis in England hits the headlines yet again this week. Public Health England mapped childhood obesity in the England using the data coming from the national child measurement program. For the first time, the data ranked every

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