Call for junk food tax

By Clare Quirk
Updated November 29 2015 - 7:20pm, first published November 27 2015 - 5:30pm
CHANGE NEEDED: Associate professor Felice Jacka says there needs to be a greater awareness on the damage sugary and processed foods do to the brain.
CHANGE NEEDED: Associate professor Felice Jacka says there needs to be a greater awareness on the damage sugary and processed foods do to the brain.

NEW research has found junk food may shrink people’s brains and a Deakin University associate professor is calling for a tax on sugary and processed foods.

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