Sugar – The impact of sugar on society

Tooth decay, weight gain, heart disease, type 2 diabetes, depression, anxiety and high blood pressure are just some of the health issues resulting from too much sugar. A diet high in sugars has also been linked to cognitive impairments, negative neuroplasticity and emotional disorders. How can this be addressed in the context of addiction? And what is the UK government planning to tackle it? Hear the answers in this fact-filled presentation.

Learning objectives: At the end of this presentation, delegates will be able to:

Describe the impact of sugar on individuals and on wider society
Disseminate updates on the latest government moves to address this
 Participate in informing future government policy.