Doctors vote against a tax on fatty foodBMJ 2003; 327 doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.327.7406.72-l (Published 10 July 2003) Cite this as: BMJ 2003;327:72
- Linda Beecham
Despite the fact that 30 000 people in Britain die prematurely from diseases associated with obesity, doctors at the BMA's annual representative meeting did not think that a health tax on saturated fats would solve the problem.
Dr Martin Breach from the conference of local medical committees, and a GP from …
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