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If we don't act now, our obesity problem will continue to grow.
Australian academics want junk taxed, and healthy food subsidised.
Let’s look at some of the arguments against a sugar tax, and pick them apart.
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A sugar tax would put a big dent in obesity, a new report argues.
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A 20 percent tax could reduce the consumption of sugary drinks by the same proportion.
Following the UK government's decision to introduce a sugar tax on soft drinks, Sarah Wilson from I Quit Sugar has launched a petition to urge the Australian Government to implement a sugar tax to tac...