Editorial: Selling a sugar tax: the sweet smell of success?



Lloyd-Williams, Ffion and Capewell, Simon ORCID: 0000-0003-3960-8999
(2016) Editorial: Selling a sugar tax: the sweet smell of success? Community dental health, 33 (3). 174 - 176.

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Abstract

This editorial briefly considers the increasing epidemic of obesity and Type 2 diabetes, the underlying drivers of junk food and sugary drinks, and the recent scientific and campaigning movements culminating in the UK Chancellor's surprise announcement of a Sugary Drinks Levy.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Humans, Diabetes Mellitus, Obesity, Taxes, United Kingdom, Sugars
Depositing User: Symplectic Admin
Date Deposited: 02 Aug 2017 08:33
Last Modified: 25 Feb 2020 09:13
DOI: 10.1922/cdh_lloyd-williams03
URI: http://livrepository.liverpool.ac.uk/id/eprint/3008728