Haringey alliance to step up the fight against obesity



Schoolchildren Aged 5 Should Face Fitness Tests

Source: Sky News


School ‘no fry zones’ urged to tackle childhood obesity -


Children's obesity timebomb: NHS chief warns parents over raised cancer and diabetes risk

Source: The Daily Mail


Healthy eating: What young children need

Got a child of five or under? Find out everything they need for a healthy, balanced diet that meets all of their needs.

Source: BBC Good Food


BBC School Report: Tackling childhood obesity in Washington

Source: BBC News


Running man: how a pair of trainers gave one author the key to creativity

Source: The Guardian


Lack of exercise responsible for twice as many deaths as obesity

Source: Cambridge University


Energy drinks 'should be banned' for under-16s

Source: BBC News


Obesity experts call for stricter rules on junk food ads targeted at children

Source: The Guardian


Growth in Running participation in England announced

The combined efforts of people across the sport have been hailed after figures released today showed even more people have been taking part in running and athletics.

Source: Run Britain


Child obesity rates 'levelling off' among under-10s

The rise in childhood obesity, which has left one in three children overweight, may be beginning to level off in the under-10s, a study suggests.

Source: BBC News


Health campaigners call for stricter rules on ‘junk food’ TV adverts

Most parents surveyed by the British Heart Foundation said they’d been pestered by their chilldren for treats seen on TV.

Source: The Guardian


Map Reveals Which Are The Most Obese Countries In The World

Around one in every four adults in the UK is obese, but how do we size up compared to the rest of the world?

Source: Huffington Post