An annual study published by the Information Centre for health and social care indicates that more people in England are eating the recommended five portions of fruit and vegetables a day.

However one in five adults remain obese, the Health Survey for England 2005 reports.

Reported daily consumption of five or more healthy portions a day increased from 2001-05 from 22 per cent to 26 per cent for men and from 25 per cent to 30 per cent for women.

Health Survey for England 2005

An annual study published by the Information Centre for health and social care indicates that more people in England are eating the recommended five portions of fruit and vegetables a day.

However one in five adults remain obese, the Health Survey for England 2005 reports.

Reported daily consumption of five or more healthy portions a day increased from 2001-05 from 22 per cent to 26 per cent for men and from 25 per cent to 30 per cent for women.

Health Survey for England 2005