“Today is a positive day. I feel it’s really important to credit this much more holistic, multi-pronged, clearer and more convincing childhood obesity strategy. It’s not perfect, but it is underpinned by a big bold target to halve childhood obesity by 2030, and I fully support this in every way. It’s a vast improvement from the first and fills me with a sense of hope.”
A poor diet might not sound as scary as murder or terrorism, but it’s much more likely to kill you.² It’s not just about being obese – excess weight increases susceptibility to type-2 diabetes, cancer, cardiovascular disease and strokes. All of which are killers in their own right. Every year the gap in obesity levels Read the full article…
Hi guys, Jamie here. I want to tell you about my campaign to protect kids from junk food marketing – and explain why I believe it really matters. What is junk food marketing? Kids are bombarded, day-in, day-out, with adverts for food and drink products that are high in unhealthy fats, sugar and salt. They’re Read the full article…
With a brand new book hitting the shelves and an exciting new TV show about to air, Jamie tells us, in his own words, what it’s all about.
The Great Get Together is a weekend that celebrates all that we have in common, with street parties and community events happening across the UK. It was set up by Brendan Cox, husband to Jo Cox MP who was tragically killed last summer. Jamie explains why he is proud to be supporting the weekend.
First up, let me say that all the tactics in this feature will work on fussy adults just as well as they’ll work on fussy children.
Life expectancy in Switzerland is an impressive 82.6 years – the fourth highest in the world. The Swiss are also the third biggest apples eaters on the globe. This week, Jamie visits Alpine apple farmers and gets to the core of this incredibly popular fruit.
There were some amazing budding chefs this year – it was really lovely to see all the awesome entries come in. You all put in a huge amount of effort, which came across in your presentation and thoughtful menus.
I wholeheartedly believe that cooking is up there as one of the most valuable skills you can teach a child, right alongside reading and writing.
See – that was easy! And here are lots more helpful tips on staying hydrated, some from me and some from our lovely social community. My top tip, as ridiculously obvious as it sounds, is to put water in front of you! Whether it’s a glass at your desk, a jug on the kitchen table, Read the full article…