20 Sep 2022 Media: BANT Opinion in The Guardian
Truss’s plans to ditch the government’s obesity strategy hits legal hurdles and BANT CEO, Satu Jackson quoted on the realities of promoting junk food over healthy food.
“Junk food does nothing to ameliorate hunger in households struggling to put food on the table. In fact, research shows that ultra-processed foods impair appetite control and make people feel hungrier, exacerbating the problem, and ultimately driving people to spend more money they don’t have on food or, worse still, go without.”
Read more: https://www.theguardian.com/society/2022/sep/19/truss-plan-to-axe-sugar-tax-runs-into-legal-and-parliamentary-hitches