Study on physical activity calorie equivalent labeling

An interesting study on potential effect of physical activity calorie equivalent labeling on parent fast food decisions was recently published by Anthony J. Viera, MD, MPH and Ray Antonelli on the American Academy of Pediatrics. Here below you can find the abstract: OBJECTIVES: Menu labels displaying food energy in physical activity calorie equivalents (PACE) is … Continue reading Study on physical activity calorie equivalent labeling

Written Q&A to EU Commission – Obesity

Question for written answer E-005600/12 to the Commission David Casa (PPE) (4 June 2012) Subject: Obesity According to recent statistics from Eurostat, the number of EU citizens who are overweight or obese has increasedat an alarming rate over the past decade. As a result, over 50 % of the EU population is currently overweight or obese. … Continue reading Written Q&A to EU Commission – Obesity