News and Blog Archive
“Would you like to make it large?” Say ‘No!’ to upsizing
#MixedMessages: Sports Sponsorship by ‘Junk Food’ Brands
Focus on Children, Health and Food
Want to shop healthier? Restrictions on promotion of unhealthy food may help…
New alliance launches to tackle obesity in Scotland
2018 It's shaping up to be significant
Event: Building an Obesity Alliance in Scotland
Incorporating the Lived Experience into tackling Obesity
Diabetes “prevention” – treating the root cause
Creating an Obesity Alliance in Scotland
Hackathon generates winners in more ways than one!
The Role of Schools in Tackling Obesity
Let's Hear the Children; RCPCH State of Child Health One Year On
Adult weight management – time for action not words
Junk Food has Christmas Warped Up
Healthy Eating Revolution for Scotland’s Hospitals
Life Skills in Primary School Tackle Obesity
Obesity Action FOR Scotland
Obesity and Cancer Awareness Week: Portion Size
Obesity and Cancer Awareness Week: Advertising & Marketing
Obesity and Cancer Awareness Week: Price Promotions
What to Do to Eat Less Sugar?
The Childhood Obesity Plan – One Year On
It Takes a Village to Tackle Childhood Obesity
Taking Inspiration from the Nordic Approach
Elections, Elections, Elections!
A Parent Shares Their School Meals Experience
Amsterdam’s Success in Tackling Childhood Obesity
Put the Health of Young People First
Body Fatness and Cancer
Dreaming About the 21st Century Food Policy: Unthinkable!
World Obesity Day – Action vs. Talking
Obesity, Physical Activity and Cancer
The UK Government has bottled it
Walking round Italy in speedy fashion!
It's time to protect our children from all junk food advertising
Good Food Nation Bill: have your views heard!
Response to the Scottish Government’s Reducing Health Harms of Foods High in Fat, Sugar or Salt Cons
Our response to Ending the Sale of Energy Drinks to Children consultation for England
OAS Response to FSS Consultation to Improve the Out of Home environment in Scotland
Scottish Obesity Alliance – Launch event
A Healthier Future - Scotland's Diet and Healthy Weight Delivery Plan
Our Response to Scottish Government School Meals Announcement
UK Parliament release findings of their recent inquiry into childhood obesity
800 PEOPLE TAKE ACTION FOR GOOD FOOD LAW
WCRF Cancer Prevention Recommendations
Report: The current landscape of obesity services
First Minister committed to tackling childhood obesity
Loneliness and Obesity
Around 4 in 10 UK cancer cases could be prevented
CHARITIES CALL FOR CHILDREN TO BE PROTECTED FROM ALCOHOL AND JUNK FOOD MARKETING
Time for Action on Scottish Diet
Our response to CRUK: Millennials top obesity chart before reaching middle age
Leave our kids alone! How to protect children from alcohol and junk food marketing.
Kitchen Table Talks for a Good Food Nation
Bold Commitments Needed to Tackle Obesity
No good news on childhood obesity – Primary 1 BMI statistics
The High Cost of Scotland's Bargain Buy Sugar Habit
Comment on Diet and Obesity Strategy Consultation
Glasgow Masterchef's Gary Maclean Backs Obesity and Cancer Awareness Week
Programme for Government: OAS Comments
CRUK highlights the obesity crisis
Too Much Junk Food on Promotion say Scots Parents – Obesity Action Scotland responds to CRUK
2017 The High Cost of Scotland's Bargain Buy Sugar Habit
Obesity Inequalities Persist in Scotland
New Advertising Rules Welcomed
Eating Not Feeding: Transforming School Meals
Transforming School Meals
Transforming School Meals From a Feeding Culture to an Eating Culture
Another year, same story – primary 1 BMI statistics
Cap launch new rules on junk food advertising
Scotland be brave
Childhood Obesity – More needs to be done
Tackling Obesity is Top Priority - Let’s Do This!
Health committee call for Scottish Government to tackle price promotions
The time is right to phase out price promotions on unhealthy foods
Slow Progress. Limited Success. Requires More Effort.
Our weight is causing us a problem.
European Obesity Day: Action for a Healthier Future
Supporting the sugary drinks tax