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Barbados Has New Champion For Childhood Obesity Prevention.

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados--December 7th,2020--Minister of Maritime Affairs and the Blue Economy, Kirk Humphrey, is the newest champion of the Childhood Obesity Program being hosted by...

Its Now Official: Fat People More Likely To Die From Covid-19...

(The Guardian)--Obesity increases the risk of death from Covid-19 by nearly 50% and may make vaccines against the disease less effective, according to a...

United Nations To Caribbean: Your Children Are Too Fat, Healthier School...

Antigua--Caribbean managers and professionals are starting a course to strengthen their skills in implementing school feeding programs. The course coordinator, Flávia Schwartzman, has explained how...

Marketing Of Unhealthy Food To Children “Subtle And Not-So-Subtle” Says Barbados...

The Barbados Ministry of Health and Wellness continues to be concerned about the “subtle and not so subtle” marketing of unhealthy food to children. Senior...

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