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‘Living here will make you fat’ – do we need a public health warning?

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Abstract


  • Governments have invested billions in efforts to prevent obesity, yet Australians keep getting

    fatter, especially in areas of socioeconomic disadvantage.

Publication Date


  • 2016

Citation


  • Charlton, K. & Ghosh, A. (2016). ‘Living here will make you fat’ – do we need a public health warning?. The Conversation, 4 May 1-4.

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  • http://ro.uow.edu.au/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=4718&context=smhpapers

Ro Metadata Url


  • http://ro.uow.edu.au/smhpapers/3695

Number Of Pages


  • 3

Start Page


  • 1

End Page


  • 4

Volume


  • 4 May

Place Of Publication


  • http://theconversation.com/living-here-will-make-you-fat-do-we-need-a-public-health-warning-57119?utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Latest%20from%20The%20Conversation%20for%20May%205%202016%20-%204795&utm_content=Latest%20from%20The%20Conversation%20for%20May%205%202016%20-%204795+CID_e1bc3b4b577fbf192a5dff6c5553b0c0&utm_source=campaign_monitor&utm_term=Living%20here%20will%20make%20you%20fat%20%20do%20we%20need%20a%20public%20health%20warning

Abstract


  • Governments have invested billions in efforts to prevent obesity, yet Australians keep getting

    fatter, especially in areas of socioeconomic disadvantage.

Publication Date


  • 2016

Citation


  • Charlton, K. & Ghosh, A. (2016). ‘Living here will make you fat’ – do we need a public health warning?. The Conversation, 4 May 1-4.

Ro Full-text Url


  • http://ro.uow.edu.au/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=4718&context=smhpapers

Ro Metadata Url


  • http://ro.uow.edu.au/smhpapers/3695

Number Of Pages


  • 3

Start Page


  • 1

End Page


  • 4

Volume


  • 4 May

Place Of Publication


  • http://theconversation.com/living-here-will-make-you-fat-do-we-need-a-public-health-warning-57119?utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Latest%20from%20The%20Conversation%20for%20May%205%202016%20-%204795&utm_content=Latest%20from%20The%20Conversation%20for%20May%205%202016%20-%204795+CID_e1bc3b4b577fbf192a5dff6c5553b0c0&utm_source=campaign_monitor&utm_term=Living%20here%20will%20make%20you%20fat%20%20do%20we%20need%20a%20public%20health%20warning