Leading food and drink firms hit back at planned Government junk food advert ban

Leading food and drink firms hit back at planned Government junk food advert ban

Food and beverage companies have reversed proposals to ban online advertising for products high in salt, sugar and fat. The Department of Health and Social Care launched a six-week consultation earlier this month to try to understand the impact of the introduction of a total…

Ban for TV and online ads for fast and junk food in bid to cut obesity

Ban for TV and online ads for fast and junk food in bid to cut obesity

Fast food adverts are to be banned from TV before the 9pm watershed in a bid to cut obesity in the UK, it has been reported., Prime Minister Boris Johnson is expected to announce new rules next week that will tackle the weight problem across…

Call for junk food ad ban after obesity link to coronavirus deaths

Call for junk food ad ban after obesity link to coronavirus deaths

Health experts are calling on the government to take action on junk food marketing in the wake of Covid-19’s emerging link between obesity and death. The Obesity Health Alliance, which is made up of 44 charities and groups, said urgent policy changes were needed to…

Stimulus checks are being thrown out with junk mail. Crypto fixes this?

Stimulus checks are being thrown out with junk mail. Crypto fixes this?

More than two months after Congress agreed to send money directly to Americans because of the COVID-related economic slowdown, many citizens have still not seen a cent. Now, some accidentally throw away their payments because they look like junk mail, according to an NBC report….