Obesity

Last updated Dec 18, 2019

Obesity

Obesity is rising among Australian children and adults, and increases the risk of many chronic conditions and diseases including coronary heart disease, stroke, diabetes, chronic kidney disease and cancer. Strategies that address deeper causes rather than focussing on individual led approaches can help to reduce rates of obesity.

In this portal, you will find a range of information, local resources and prevention activities aiming to reduce rates of obesity in the Eastern Metropolitan Region.

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Obesity Evidence Hub

The Obesity Evidence Hub is a website where you can access key evidence on obesity trends, impacts and prevention in Australia.

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