Additional costs of overweight and obesity

A study published in the Journal Obesity has predicted the additional costs associated with having overweight or obesity throughout adult life in the United States (US).

07/12/2017   by Anne Parle  

Cost of unhealthy diets and low physical activity

The World Health Organisation (WHO) have released a framework for assessing the cost of the economic burden of an unhealthy diet and low physical activity levels.

17/07/2017   by Anne Parle  

Food price and dietary consumption

A recent systematic review and meta-analysis examined the effects of a change in food price on dietary consumption. The research found that increasing the cost of unhealthy food lowered its consumption and decreasing the cost of healthy food increased its consumption.

28/03/2017   by Anne Parle  


Cost, Food, Price

Is a healthy diet affordable?

New research released by the Institute of Economic Affairs in the United Kingdom (UK) compared the cost of healthy and unhealthy foods.

08/03/2017   by Anne Parle  

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