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Should hospitals ban junk food?

A fellow campaigner for real food, Dr Aseem Malhotra, put a motion to the British Medical Association (BMA) conference in Edinburgh on Thursday 27th June 2013. The motion was:

"That this meeting asks the BMA to lobby the DH and NHS Confederation to ensure that all NHS premises should ban the sale of junk food and junk drinks."

The motion was passed overwhelmingly by the 500 delegates. Only o...


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