Functional foods can play a role in supporting older people’s health says ILC-UK report.

This ILC-UK policy brief is the third and final publication of a series focusing on policies addressing obesity in the UK.

Obesity is a major public health problem in the UK. This report provides a comprehensive review of innovations and problems in tackling this challenge in light of devolution.

The increasing proportion of very old people in the population means that how to 'age well', even in later old age, is now an important issue for policymakers and researchers, as well as for older people themselves.