Products were laden with sugar and other refined carbohydrates.
They were highly processed and often sugary foods no healthier than the ones they replaced.
Mann agrees and says the new Health Star ratings system isn’t helping.
‘It needs radical revision – particularly with regard to sugar – because you can have four stars [on a product] loaded with sugar’
(ed:..think nutri-grain – and processed pasta sauces – as two products that should come with flashing-lights/siren-warnings..)