The big cheese

Public Health

2 Mar 2015

Pizza could quite possibly be junk food’s last man standing. While other corners of the fast-food industry have bowed to public pressure to offer healthy choices, the pizza industry has somehow managed to put itself in a category of its own.

Incredible when you think two slices of pizza hut’s pepperoni pizza contains 740 calories and 38g of fat compared to a big Mac which has 530 calories and 27 g of fat. Writing in a feature published in Bloomberg Andrew Martin takes a look inside the powerful lobby fighting for your right to eat pizza. 

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