May 2020

Strong public support for obesity prevention policies in Australia

A new study shows that mothers of young children in New South Wales hold very high support for a broad range of obesity prevention policies available at the state level of government.   The...

Should policies invest in reducing childhood obesity to curb the rising obesity levels in Australia?

Obesity affects 2 in 3 adults in Australia and it is set to worsen   A new modelling study shows targeting childhood obesity is important but not enough to reduce adult obesity rates in Australia...

Obesity Evidence Hub

The Obesity Evidence Hub is a joint project resulting from a partnership between the Cancer Council Victoria, the Bupa Health Foundation and the Obesity Policy Coalition. It is a foundational...