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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 seeks comments on childhood obesity report
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • Global
  • March 20 2015

The World Health Organization (WHO) has issued an Interim Report that seeks to identify policy options for mitigating the risk of childhood obesity


Soft drink consumption allegedly linked to global weight gain
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • Global
  • October 25 2013

A recent study has allegedly concluded that soft drink consumption "is significantly linked to overweight, obesity and diabetes worldwide, including


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


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


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 places obesity in the spotlight
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • Global
  • May 23 2014

As the World Health Assembly opened its 67th session in Geneva, World Health Organization (WHO) Director-General Margaret Chan reportedly expressed


WHO releases alcohol report
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • Global
  • May 23 2014

The World Health Organization (WHO) has released a report on the purported harmful effects of alcohol in 194 WHO member states. The agency attributes


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


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