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WHO Report Advocates “Life-Course Approach” to End Childhood Obesity
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • Global
  • January 29 2016

The World Health Organization’s (WHO’s) Commission on Ending Childhood Obesity (ECHO) has issued a January 25, 2016, report that recommends, among


Celebrity endorsements blamed for kids’ “junk” food choices
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • Global, USA
  • March 15 2013

A University of Liverpool study contends that "celebrity endorsement of a food product encourages children to eat more of the endorsed product." The


Rome Framework for Action and Declaration on Nutrition adopted
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • Global
  • November 21 2014

According to a joint World Health Organization (WHO)Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) news release, the ministers and senior officials of 170


Codex adopts new food safety and nutrition standards
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • Global
  • July 12 2013

The Codex Alimentarius has announced new food safety and nutrition standards that strive to "protect the health of consumers worldwide." The


WHO sets daily recommended Guidelines for added sugars
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • Global, USA
  • March 13 2015

The World Health Organization (WHO) has recommended that adults and children reduce their daily intake of added sugars to less than 10 percent of


WHO report champions stricter regulations for food marketing to children
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • Global
  • June 21 2013

The World Health Organization (WHO) has published a new report, "Marketing of foods high in fat, salt and sugar to children," that calls the


Avian influenza (H7N9) deemed “one of the most lethal” by WHO leader
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • Global
  • April 26 2013

The World Health Organization (WHO) recently released the results of its preliminary investigation into a new strain of avian influenza A (H7N9


WHO World Cancer Report targets diet and nutrition
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • Global
  • February 14 2014

The World Health Organization's (WHO's) International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) last week published its World Cancer Report 2014, a


Credit Suisse issues report on sugar consumption
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • Global
  • September 27 2013

Credit Suisse's Research Institute has issued a September 2013 report titled Sugar Consumption at a Crossroads that examines the world sweetener


WHOEU warns that overweight children becoming a “new norm”
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • European Union, Global
  • February 28 2014

The World Health Organization's Regional Office for Europe (WHOEU) reportedly warned attendees of a February 25-26, 2014, health conference held by