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April 14, 2016
Sugar tax

Should we have a ‘sugar tax’?

Could the UK’s New Sugary Drink Tax Make Its Way to Australia? Sugary drinks causing obesity in children? Of course you know that – it’s not exactly breaking news to most of us parents. But, the new tax on sugary drinks in the UK is something that’s making headlines! Led by health advocates and crusaders, such as celeb chef Jamie Oliver, the UK Government recently announced that this tax is set to go into effect in 2018. Why the sugar tax? According to Jamie Oliver’s website, the step to add this tax demonstrates that the UK Government believes that “Enough […]