Tackling child obesity
2 July 2016
The increase to the free entitlement could mean that more children will eat a higher percentage of their daily food intake in settings, which means we will have an increasing impact on health and wellbeing.
Childhood Obesity is a global (
Tackling childhood obesity is fundamental in realising a child's right to a healthy life (United Nations, 2013). Given the scale and cost of obesity to the individual (Health and Social care Information Centre, 2011), and the significant burden on the family, healthcare system, employers, and society as a whole (
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