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6 ways politics "trumps" health in America

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) delayed new rules requiring ‘added sugars’ be included in nutrition labels until 2020, caving to food companies.
www.sydney.edu.au/news-opinion/news/2018/07/17/6-ways-politics-trumps-health-in-america.html
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Bzzz, slap how to treat insect bites

Flies, mosquitoes. Many types of flies, especially mosquitoes, bite. In most instances, they need blood for nutrition or the development of eggs.
www.sydney.edu.au/news-opinion/news/2021/01/19/bzzz--slap-how-to-treat-insect-bites.html
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How to grow food in the post-truth era

The findings highlight how poverty rates, levels of education, knowledge of nutrition, war and conflict marginalise those most vulnerable to hunger and malnutrition.
www.sydney.edu.au/news-opinion/news/2017/06/30/how-to-grow-food-in-the-post-truth-era.html
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Do over-the-counter weight-loss supplements work?

Dr Nicholas Fuller is a Research Fellow in Clinical Trials Development and Assessment at the Boden Institute of Obesity, Nutrition, Exercise and Eating Disorders at the Charles Perkins Centre, the University
www.sydney.edu.au/news-opinion/news/2016/03/01/do-over-the-counter-weight-loss-supplements-work-.html
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We can't close the gap on health unless we talk about nutrition

We can't close the gap on health unless we talk about nutrition. ... Professor Stephen Simpson. Food and nutrition policy and plans are palpably absent at the Commonwealth level.
www.sydney.edu.au/news-opinion/news/2016/02/11/we-can-t-close-the-gap-on-health-unless-we-talk-about-nutrition.html
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Taking a diet break can help weight loss

allows. Dr Nicholas Fuller is a Research Fellow at the Boden Institute of Obesity, Nutrition, Exercise and Eating Disorders at the Charles Perkins Centre.
www.sydney.edu.au/news-opinion/news/2017/04/13/taking-a-diet-break-can-help-weight-loss.html
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World Food Day: 7 steps towards #ZeroHunger

The Sustainable Development Goal also focuses on improved nutrition which is highly relevant to Australia, given that almost two-thirds of our adults are overweight or obese and that 35 percent ... 4. Reducing waste by growing your own. “In the modern
www.sydney.edu.au/news-opinion/news/2018/10/16/world-food-day--7-steps-towards--zerohunger.html
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The role of women in global agriculture

Robyn Alders international development work with traditional smallholder farmers highlights the essential role women play in feeding the world.
www.sydney.edu.au/news-opinion/news/2017/03/07/the-role-of-women-in-global-agriculture.html
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5 career barriers and how to break through them

Robyn Alders, a Professor of Food and Nutrition Security, has also followed an unusual path in her career as an academic seeking to help women and children in resource-poor settings.
www.sydney.edu.au/news-opinion/news/2018/02/22/5-career-barriers-and-how-to-break-through-them.html