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Title The obesity epidemic / editor: Justin Healey
Published Thirroul, N.S.W. : Spinney Press, 2009


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Description 1 volume
regular print
Series Issues in society ; v. 293
Issues in society (Balmain, N.S.W.) ; v. 293
Contents 1. Overweight and obesity trends in Australia -- 2. Child obesity -- 3. Tackling obesity : diet and exercise -- Glossary -- Fast facts -- Web links --Index
Summary Presents a detailed study of obesity in Australia and includes: the latest overweight and obesity statistics; the Body Mass Index (BMI) and measuring weight; the health risks of obesity; tackling overweight/obesity among children, and presents a range of approaches to maintaining healthy weight through diet and exercise
Analysis Adults
Health status
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Bibliography
Subject Body weight -- Australia -- Regulation.
Obesity in children -- Australia.
Obesity -- Australia -- Statistics.
Obesity -- Social aspects -- Australia.
Obesity -- Health aspects -- Australia.
Genre/Form Statistics.
Author Healey, Justin.
ISBN 1921507039 (paperback)
9781921507038 (paperback)