sugar

July 19, 2016

Energy drinks: what’s the evidence?

by Shelina Visram (Durham University) and Kawther Hashem (Action on Sugar) The UK and many other countries have seen a rapid rise in the per capita […]
February 10, 2016

Sugar Shift: Six Ideas for a Healthier and Fairer Food System

Ben Richardson, University of Warwick The World Health Organization and the UK’s Scientific Advisory Committee on Nutrition recommend that current levels of sugar consumption should be […]
June 23, 2015

Does sugar pass the environmental and social test?

Kawther Hashem, Lucy McDonald, Jennifer Parker, Anna Savelyeva, Victoria Schoen and Tim Lang This second paper on sugar from the FRC explores the environmental and social […]
June 9, 2015

Should the UK be concerned about sugar?

Victoria Schoen and Tim Lang This paper contributes to public debate about sugar, the ill-health consequences of which have rightly been highlighted in recent years. This […]