Essay on The Promotion Of Healthy Eating
In Canada, the promotion of health and well-being of Canadians are seen by collaborative act of defining, promoting and implementing evidence-based nutrition policies and standards in documents such as Canada’s Food Guide to Healthy Eating and Canada’s Guidelines for Healthy Eating.
Policies discused were : the Agricultural policies which intersect with economic policies in influencing the availability of a safe, nutritious and affordable food supply. And other Specific policies, such as monitoring income support to ensure that it is adequate to purchase the components of a healthy diet.
These Policies provide protection to consumers by counterbalancing prevailing marketing motivated by profit, not health. These potential policy levers promote healthy eating through a changed price structure for food that favors purchase of more nutritious choices.For example, taxation policies could…