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Food Systems Need to Change to Promote Healthy Choices and Combat Obesity

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Markets are critical to the success of smallholder farmers credit Busani Bafana IPS 629x419 - Food Systems Need to Change to Promote Healthy Choices and Combat Obesity

Feb 10 (IPS) – COVID-19 has had a devastating impact on people with obesity and noncommunicable diseases such as diabetes. The pandemic has underlined the importance of the food environment and healthy food intake. It has shown the urgent need for effective policies to make sure that everyone can get enough nutritious food – and particularly in sub-Saharan Africa.

Read the full story, “Food Systems Need to Change to Promote Healthy Choices and Combat Obesity”, on globalissues.org

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