The National Heart Foundation
has welcomed an announcement
by the Australian Greens yesterday
for a 20% levy on sugary sweetened
beverages in a bid to fight obesity.The above snippet is the first part of an article sent to subscribers in Pharmacy Daily's issue from 23 Jun 16 To see the full story, see the embedded issue below or CLICK HERE to download Pharmacy Daily from 23 Jun 16
THE Pharmacy Guild of Australia has formally urged the Queensland government to establish a Pharmacy Council, with the move said to bring the state into line with all other Australian jurisdictions as well as “play an important role in bridging health gaps where pharmacies’ competencies could assist a health system under pressure”.