World Vegetarian Day

The benefits of eating vegetarian meals remain widely unrecognised. World Vegetarian Day provides the opportunity to increase awareness and have non-vegetarians also enjoy the benefits. The consumption of red and processed meats is linked to increased risks of cancer, cardiovascular diseases and premature death; whilst vegetarian diets are associated with[…]

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Med Steps Family Fun Day 19th May 2019

Health Promotion were delighted to form part of the Med Step circuit on the Family Fun challenge (19.5.19) in aid of Cancer Relief Gibraltar. More than 100 children had the opportunity to look at some health promotion materials, including the fat/sugar/salt content in certain foods, and discuss a few things[…]

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Make a swap when you next shop! (C4L Jan 2019)

The latest campaign from Change4Life aims to help parents see how making a few simple swaps to their everyday food and drinks can really make a difference. There is a surprisingly high amount of sugar in everyday food and drink products:

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National Vegetarian Week, 14 -20th May 2018

Many people have grown up in homes where meat is always on the menu, and the idea of having meal without meat seems strange. National vegetarian week, now celebrating its 26th year, is about exploring the easy and delicious ways to include more vegetarian meals in our diet.

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‘CHAMP’, 7th April 2018

Children, Healthy and Active! Multi Agency Programme CHAMP was launched on Saturday 7th April after over a year of intense planning and preparation by a group of professionals from various government departments in Gibraltar.

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