ON ANY NUTRITION PANEL, CHECK ONE LINE, SUGARS. IF IT'S MORE THAN 5g/100g (5%), MOVE ON.

A ‘lunch box friendly snack’ with almost 50% sugar

on March 1, 2017 Blog with 0 comments

What drew us to this product – which came in a box of ‘Goodness’ – was not the 4 Star Health Rating, or the ‘Lunch Box Friendly’ promise, even the assurance that there was ‘No Added Sugar’ – it was the fact that they actually highlighted, well circled, the Sugars line in the nutrition panel […]

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Will 2 years to implement the Sugar Tax give big businesses the time to fight it and win?

on March 21, 2016 Blog with 0 comments

Is it really such great news or does 2 years to implement a Sugar Tax simply give big business the time to fight it and win?  The Chancellor of the Exchequer (UK) has definitely taken a step in a direction that all before have baulked at and has expressed his government’s reasons in an admirably […]

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An open letter to a Dietitian; ‘the whole packaging’.

on March 10, 2016 Blog with 0 comments

A Dietitian friend, whom I respect enormously and I know does wonderful work with her patients, expressed concern recently when we were talking about doing some work together and having her endorse, well more like, support The One Line Rule. It began with the following response by email – ‘as a dietitian I do encourage […]

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