Very recently a landmark study was published in The Lancet (a renowned medical journal). The results were alarming. Click on full article to view the infographic. Globally, there will undoubtedly be a strengthening of efforts by many organisations to help reduce the obesity trend. With this in mind, a number of large listed companies are already contributing to this important effort by promoting healthier lifestyles through their products and services. As global awareness continues to build on the benefits of a healthy lifestyle, we believe investing in these companies will also lead to strong financial returns. We call this healthy investing.