Robin Schepper(left), former executive director of Michelle Obama’s Let’s Move campaign and now senior adviser to the Bipartisan Policy Centre and Dr Muireann Cullen, Nutrition and Health Foundation manager, at yesterday’s Nutrition and Health Foundation annual seminar on the theme of obesity and behaviour Change. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

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