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Potential impact on prevalence of obesity in the UK of a 20% price increase in high sugar snacks: modelling study

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OBJECTIVE:To estimate the potential impact on body mass index (BMI) and prevalence of obesity of a 20% price increase in high sugar snacks. DESIGN:Modelling study. SETTING:General adult population of the United Kingdom. PARTICIPANTS:36 324 households with data on product level household expenditure from UK Kantar FMCG (fast moving consumer goods) panel for January 2012 to December 2013. Data were used to estimate changes in energy (kcal, 1 kcal=4.18 kJ=0.00418 MJ) purchase associated with a 2...

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10.1136/bmj.l4786

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0000-0002-6209-2284
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Institution:
University of Oxford
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MSD
Department:
Primary Care Health Sciences
Oxford college:
Hertford College
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0000-0001-9190-2920
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BMJ
Volume:
2019
Issue:
366
Article number:
l4786
Publication date:
2019-09-04
Acceptance date:
2019-07-17
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EISSN:
1756-1833
ISSN:
0959-8138
Pmid:
31484641
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1050828
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English
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