By Kelly Richards A year ago a group of dentists, dental therapists and health promoters formed a group called ‘Choose Water Hawke’s Bay’. The group meet to discuss the issues around the consumption of sugar sweetened beverages in our schools.
By HFF Trust We worked with Capital and Coast District Health Board to implement a Healthy Food policy which came into force in 2013. Following work driven by Regional Public Health, a new healthy food policy has recently been approved
Ban on sale of sugary drinks from all MidCentral District Health Board (MDHB) premises started on 7 April 2015. The ban covers soft drinks, sugary fruit drinks, sports drinks, energy and other drinks where sugar is added to the beverage