Increasing the costs of alcohol can lower individual consumption rates, an Australian study says.
British lawmakers will back a tax on sugar in order to fight childhood obesity.
Sugar tax on sugar sweetened beverages may help reduce obesity, suggests a new study.
A new report estimated that China could prevent 13 million smoking deaths by 2050 if the nation adhered to the guidelines set by WHO.
Researchers reported that tripling the tax on tobacco could potentially save 200 million people from dying prematurely.
A UK study found that a 20 percent tax on soft drinks could cut the obesity rate by 1.3 percent.