Sugar tax key to slimming NZ down - Professor Boyd Swinburn

Boyd Swinburn (Paul Henry)
Boyd Swinburn (Paul Henry)

A sugar tax is the key to start tackling New Zealand’s obesity problem.

Auckland University’s professor Boyd Swinburn joined Paul Henry to talk about the idea.

He says that education can only go so far in changing people’s health habits, and if we really want to see change we have to hit them in the pocket.