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This page shows the latest childhood obesity news and features for those working in and with pharma, biotech and healthcare.

Healthcare prevention plan worthy, but funding an issue

Healthcare prevention plan worthy, but funding an issue

It also wants to see childhood obesity halved by 2030, extending healthcare workers’ability to ‘prescribe’community activities to help tackle loneliness, and deploy technology to help predict illness.

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  • Takeda and SportInspired launch Active Communities, Brighter Future Takeda and SportInspired launch Active Communities, Brighter Future

    Building on the government’s 2016 childhood obesity strategy, the first phase of the project aims to promote healthy eating and wellbeing by introducing five simple activities into the participant’s ... By increasing the level of sport among young

  • Mobile campaign aims to tackle childhood obesity Mobile campaign aims to tackle childhood obesity

    Mobile campaign aims to tackle childhood obesity. OpenMarket to run programme for Blue Cross of Idaho Foundation. ... OpenMarket's MMS technology. The Blue Cross of Idaho Foundation plans to tackle childhood obesity through mobile communications as part

  • I quit! I quit!

    Agency: Internal campaign. Childhood obesity is a major problem in the US (and something of a worry for us too). ... With the second worst rate in the US, the Georgia Children's Health Alliance has launched a controversial Strong4Life childhood obesity

  • Ireland, Estonia and Greece hardest hit as European healthcare spending falls Ireland, Estonia and Greece hardest hit as European healthcare spending falls

    The growth in overweight and obesity rates among adults is a major public health concern,” said the report. “ ... It's a problem that looks set to continue, with the report finding rising levels of childhood obesity - even if overweight children do

  • Measuring engagement in healthcare communications

    The alliance established the STOP Obesity Alliance Task Force on Women and nearly 20 members joined. ... Alliance was tapped by Reps. Fudge and Granger to support legislation to designate September 2010 as the first National Childhood Obesity Awareness

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  • The Chinese diabetes challenge The Chinese diabetes challenge

    childhood obesity in China is to diabetes and chronic diseases what melting glaciers are to climate change: a warning signal of times to come.'.

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  • Communicating the prevention message by Tam Fry

    Communicating the prevention message by Tam Fry. Tam Fry, spokesperson of the National Obesity Forum, discusses how prevention is key to tackling the childhood obesity epidemic in the UK. ... It will be a tragedy if the Prime Minister’ s strategy to

  • New insights into making behavioural change work

    Lifestyle conditions, or noncommunicable diseases (NCDs), include obesity, type 2 diabetes mellitus, cardiovascular disease and atherosclerosis [1]. ... For example, scientists from the Universityof Warwick and Coventry University undertook a project to

  • Communicating the prevention message by Tam Fry

    Communicating the prevention message by Tam Fry. Tam Fry, spokesperson of the National Obesity Forum, discusses how prevention is key to tackling the childhood obesity epidemic in the UK. ... It will be a tragedy if the Prime Minister’ s strategy to

  • Say Communications

    Tam Fry, spokesperson of the National Obesity Forum, discusses how prevention is key to tackling the childhood obesity epidemic in the UK. ... Is obesity the new smoking? The healthcare PR team at Say communications analyses the question posed by NHS

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