Articles tagged diabetes

A high-profile, pro-fat nutrition advisor says the key to reducing type-two diabetes lies in a special eight-point plan, centred around reducing sugar consumption. Teuila Fuatai speaks to Professor Grant Schofield about his latest research.

The verdict on the tempting idea of a sugar tax is coming in. They don't work as well as many hoped. So the Government wants to nudge the industry to voluntarily cutting the sugar content of food and drink, but may use the stick of regulation if necessary. Thomas Coughlan reports.