Sport relegated to subs bench in fight against obesity
The UK Prime Minister has announced a raft of measures designed to “get the nation fit and healthy, protect themselves against COVID-19 and protect the NHS.” But junk food and soft drinks brands can still advertise in stadia, partner with sports organisations and use players to endorse their products.
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