obesity

Food & Beverage Britain's Sugar Tax On Soda Is Now In Effect

The new tax is one method of fighting rising rates of obesity

Retail Activists Hack Products to Warn of Hefty Dangers

Stick it to harmful products with these DIY warning labels

Syndicated Voluntary ‘Sugar Taxes’ Can Help Tackle Obesity

Brighton city council calls on shops to add levy to sugary soft drinks as part of campaign to drive down diet-related diseases

Retail Diners Can Go Halfsies to Solve Issues of Obesity, Food Waste and Hunger

Lose weight and do some good in the world by donating your leftovers

Design Active Kids Game Combats Obesity with Collectible Monsters

STOMPS is an Indiegogo project that encourages children to move by offering a fun incentive

Syndicated Tesco Bans Junkfood At Checkouts In All Of Its Stores

The UK supermarket aims to help customers make healthier choices.

Work Stress-Monitoring Bra Puts A Stop To Emotional Overeating

Undergarments lined with sensors monitor daily moods and eating habits.

Design Overweight Avatars Provide Reality Check For American Men [Pics]

Graphic designer takes the spotlight off women and make men take a look at the state of their bodies.

Work Mayor Bloomberg Promotes Exercise-Friendly Architecture To Fight Obesity

Designers are given a chance to help promote healthy living across New York City.

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Advertising Coca-Cola Vows To Spearhead Fight Against Obesity With Calorie Counts

Global drinks maker pledges to boost nutritional info and ban advertising aimed at children under 12.

Innovation Binge Eating Could Be Cured Using Deep Brain Stimulation

A new study involving mice, reported in the Journal of Neuroscience, suggests that the treatment could reduce obesity.

Home Should There Be A Travel Tax For Larger People?

The impact of a fat tax on airline passengers may have a series of unsavory consequences.

Advertising Graphic Depictions Of Our Society's Obsession With Food

Mathieu Frossard’s photography project ‘Fast’ will make viewers think twice about what they’re putting in their mouths.