Is Sugar a Bigger Public Health Threat than Heroin?

ImageExperts are calling for a tax on ‘addictive’ sugar and WHO wants us to half our sugar intake. John Mooney, from the School of Health & Related Research, will present the case for regulation of this deadly white powder.

Book your free ticket at https://www.sheffield.ac.uk/life/tuesday-20-may

Life: A festival of health, from head to toe
This event is part of ‘Life: A festival of health, from head to toe’, taking place from 19-24 May. Life festival is a celebration of the work that the University of Sheffield’s medicine, dentistry and health researchers are doing to improve people’s lives.

There are over 40 free events taking place as part of the festival, from film screenings to interactive lab demonstrations, and hands-on activities to lectures from the University’s medical experts – to find out more visit: www.sheffield.ac.uk/life

Photo by Chris Beckett under a Creative Commons License

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