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NH-eNews Bulletin 04/08/2020
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Unhealthy diets are ‘slow-motion disaster’
A national food strategy calls for wider access to free school meals and warns of misleading labels.

Aerobic exercise could have the final say on fatty livers
A new study highlights that fitness may be a more important clinical endpoint for improvement in patients with fatty liver diseases during exercise trials, rather than weight loss.

Medical myths: Does sugar make children hyperactive?
Most parents are convinced that sugar causes hyperactivity in children. Surprisingly, scientific evidence does not back up this theory.

Plant-based diets high in carbs improve Type 1 Diabetes, according to new case studies
Plant-based diets rich in whole carbohydrates can improve insulin sensitivity and other health markers in individuals with type 1 diabetes, according to two case studies

Report into international foodborne disease rates published
The Food Standards Agency has today published the first of three scientific reports, which attempt to compare international food standards.