News and Opinion

There are stories relating to obesity breaking around the world every day.  The stories below are those where journalists haver sought NOF opnion/quotes or summaries of research on which NOF may have a view.  Where possible the source of the stories are identified by the newspaper banner or a URL in red.

NOF Opinion will always be identified in italics.

Podium.me Podcast

Podium.me is a new national platform for the voices of the under 20s across the UK.  We broadcast a daily podcast on our site www.podium.me.uk and cover a huge range of subjects.This week, our army of student and teenage journalists have been asking young people about their attitudes to school dinners, fast food, and the right to be fat.It makes interesting listening, and we welcome feedback and debate via twitter podiumme and facebook podium.me

Listen to our 3 minute podcast of UK teens discussing food issues

www.podium.me.uk/pods/podiumrandom/the-right-to-be-fat/