Posts made in January, 2019

Sugar, rice and everything not nice

Posted by on Jan 6, 2019 in Blogs | 0 comments

Step back Powerpuff Girls, overstuffed kids are here but they are not saving the world. The World Health Organization reported that there is a tenfold increase in child obesity from 11 million in 1975 to 124 million in 2016, between ages 5-19 years old. The majority of these children are from the low- and middle-income countries in all population groups. And it’s simply not about income or wealth, it’s the food system that has increased the accessibility and intensified the marketing of energy-dense but nutrient-poor food almost everywhere on the globe. So, while we’re still facing a...

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