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End Britain's addiction to sugar - cut recommended intake by half

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'Free' or added sugars have no nutritional value. The food industry knows they're good for sales, but they're hurting customers. The government can now send a clear message by lowering the recommended daily sugar intake by half. Britain's addiction to sugar is placing a huge burden on the NHS. Obesity is running rampant, and tooth decay remains the number one reason for hospital admissions among young children. It's time government put prevention first: listen to the advice from Britain's top scientists, and ensure the food industry cuts the dose.


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