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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


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


Codex meeting to focus on Nutrition and Foods for Special Dietary Uses
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • Global, USA
  • September 12 2014

The U.S. Department of Agriculture and Food and Drug Administration have scheduled an October 28, 2014, public meeting in Washington, D.C., to


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


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


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


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


WHO issues antimicrobial resistance report
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • Global
  • May 2 2014

The World Health Organization (WHO) has published its first global report on antimicrobial resistance, warning that the threat has spread to every


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 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