Junk Food

  • Muting junk food: U.K. bans ads for unhealthy eats on TV, online before 9 p.m.
    The new rules, which will come into force at the end of next year, are designed to curb the current trend of obesity in primary school kids.
    Jun 24, 2021
  • Coronavirus: Worried about ‘quarantine 15’? Here are some tips
    Winnipeg psychologist Dr. Syras Derksen told Global News it's normal to overindulge while going through a change.
    Apr 17, 2020
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  • Snacking more? COVID-19 and emotional eating
    If you find yourself reaching for unhealthy foods during the COVID-19 pandemic, you're not alone. One registered dietitian has some tips on how to control emotional eating.
    Mar 26, 2020
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  • More television means higher sugar and caffeine intake in teens, study finds
    The more teens used electronic devices, the more soft drinks and energy drinks they drank, researchers found.
    Oct 24, 2019
  • Singapore plans to ban ads for sugary soft drinks
    Singapore will ban ads for fizzy drinks and other sugary beverages, in an effort to fight rising diabetes rates.
    Oct 10, 2019
  • Bill banning junk food ads to kids may die in the Senate
    Advocates worry that a bill designed to restrict junk food ads targeted at children could die on the order paper before the next election.
    Jun 21, 2019
  • Bob Layton: To your health
    Ottawa wants healthy eating ... and marijuana?
    Jun 22, 2018
  • U.S. seeking to stop Canada’s plans for food warning labels in NAFTA negotiations
    The U.S. is advancing a provision in NAFTA that could stop Canada's plans for warning labels on junk food.
    Mar 27, 2018
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  • 8 unhealthy foods that aren’t that bad for you
    Not all cookies are created equal, the experts say.
    Nov 4, 2017
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  • Healthy food is cheaper than junk food, new study says
    "Taste and convenience often play a larger role in people’s food choices than price or nutritional quality."
    Mar 6, 2017

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