childhood obesity

Why school canteens must be policed

Premium Content Why school canteens must be policed

National focus on school canteens urgently needed to tackle Australian obesity...

Early infant feeding linked to childhood obesity

Early infant feeding linked to childhood obesity

New Aussie research has uncovered a dangerous link.

From Maccas to Red Bull: Worst school lunches revealed

From Maccas to Red Bull: Worst school lunches revealed

TEACHERS have revealed the worst packed lunches their pupils have been sent to...

Parents fear school yard fat-shaming could worsen with plan

Parents fear school yard fat-shaming could worsen with plan

Dietician questions whether benefit would outweigh 'definite' risk.

Push for families to get fit, fight childhood obesity

Push for families to get fit, fight childhood obesity

Large-scale discounts on offer for children and adults

Calls for mandatory tests in our emergency depts

Calls for mandatory tests in our emergency depts

The extra kilos regional kids are carrying could be a killer

Epic road trip to help fight childhood obesity

Epic road trip to help fight childhood obesity

Family packs up, leaves city to travel Australia and fight obesity

Childhood obesity in middle of a 'boom'

Childhood obesity in middle of a 'boom'

The number of obese children under five has boomed

Just peachy: healthy eating program to beat childhood bulge

Just peachy: healthy eating program to beat childhood bulge

Healthy eating program to beat Gladstone's childhood obesity problem

Parents are to blame for what obese kids eat

Parents are to blame for what obese kids eat

Opinion: If your child under 10 is overweight, it is your fault

Bureaucrats hamper research into childhood obesity

Bureaucrats hamper research into childhood obesity

Hurdles put in place by the state government

Professor: Tax junk food to fight childhood obesity

Professor: Tax junk food to fight childhood obesity

Australia needs tax on junk food - University of Melbourne Professor

Grandparents can make children chubby: study

Grandparents can make children chubby: study

Grandma doesn't always know best when it comes to a child's diet

Teaching kids good eating habits reduces risk of obesity

Teaching kids good eating habits reduces risk of obesity

First 18 months of life vital for kids to be healthy, not overweight

Coke's 'anti-obesity campaign' misleads customers

Coke's 'anti-obesity campaign' misleads customers

Coca-Cola's true mission is profit, not curing childhood obesity

Childhood obesity may be linked to genetic mutations

Childhood obesity may be linked to genetic mutations

Scientists identify DNA variations which may explain obesity in kids

Obesity guidelines recommend more moving, less watching

Obesity guidelines recommend more moving, less watching

Draft guidelines recommend ways to improve the outcome for fat kids

Sweet drink a day sends the fat your way

Sweet drink a day sends the fat your way

Adults recommended to limit sugary drinks to their kids

Getting the ball rolling on health

Getting the ball rolling on health

Getting the ball – and board – rolling on important health issues