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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 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


Certain diets allegedly linked to Alzheimer’s Disease
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • Global
  • September 27 2013

A recent study has reportedly claimed that diets high in calories and animal fat are associated with increased rates of Alzheimer's disease (AD) in


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


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


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 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


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


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