Sunday Times – ‘Babies caught up in obesity epidemic’

The Sunday Times - Babies caught up in obesity epidemic

As Britain’s obesity problem worsens our reporter, Rob Weekes, investigated the impact on the nation’s children. He discovered a thousands of youngsters being hospitalised for a primary diagnosis of obesity. His revelations were first published in The Sunday Times on 13 October 2013, prompted a further study by the paper into the sugar content of baby foods, and an opinion piece by India Knight. The story was also followed by a raft of other national newspapers and debated on on BBC Breakfast and ITV’s This Morning.

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