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National Preventative Health Strategy

National Preventative Health Strategy

The Minister for Health and Ageing, the Hon Nicola Roxon, launched the National Preventative Health Strategy on 1 September 2009. The Strategy provides a blueprint for tackling the burden of chronic disease currently caused by obesity, tobacco, and excessive consumption of alcohol. It is directed at primary prevention and addresses all relevant arms of policy and all available points of leverage, in both the health and non-health sectors.

Professor Fiona Bull Presentation

Professor Fiona Bull Presentation

Professor Bull, from the Centre for Built Environment and Health - School of Population Health, presented on the global physical activity agenda and how this can help inform local direction to your community.

Obesity and the Economics of Prevention

Obesity and the Economics of Prevention

Published by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) this book is the result of work undertaken at the OECD since 2007. A wealth of data and analysis is presented within, with the aim of supporting the development of policies for tackling obesity and preventing chronic diseases.

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Relevance: International
Year published: 2010
Draw the Line

Draw the Line

The Draw the Line campaign aims to prevent unhealthy weight gain among Western Australia. It is the first weight related campaign to run in Western Australia.

Swap it, Don't Stop it Campaign

Swap it, Don't Stop it Campaign

Swap It, Don’t Stop It! was launched on 13 March 2011. This new national campaign forms phase two of the Measure Up campaign which highlighted the link between increased waist measurement and the risk of chronic disease.

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Relevance: National
Year published: 2011
2008 CAPANS - Strategies and Actions for Consideration

2008 CAPANS - Strategies and Actions for Consideration

Following the release of the 2008 Child and Adolescent Physical Activity and Nutrition Survey (CAPANS) full report, the Physical Activity Taskforce have developed CAPANS strategies and actions for consideration.

2008 CAPANS - Key Findings Report

2008 CAPANS - Key Findings Report

The Key Findings Report of the 2008 Child and Adolescent Physical Activity and Nutrition Survey (CAPANS) outlines the level of physical activity participation, dietary intake and body measurements of Western Australia children and adolescents.

2008 CAPANS - Key Findings Snapshot

2008 CAPANS - Key Findings Snapshot

The Key Findings Snapshot of the 2008 Child and Adolescent Physical Activity and Nutrition Survey (CAPANS) outlines the level of physical activity participation, dietary intake and body measurements of Western Australia children and adolescents.

What are Children Eating?

What are Children Eating?

The following fact sheet outlines the key findings of the 2003 Child and Adolescent Physical Activity and Nutrition Survey (CAPANS) in terms of what Western Australian children and adolescents are eating.

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Year published: 2004
Trends in the Types of Food Children are Eating 1985, 1995 and 2003

Trends in the Types of Food Children are Eating 1985, 1995 and 2003

The following fact sheet outlines the key findings of the 2003 Child and Adolescent Physical Activity and Nutrition Survey (CAPANS) in terms of the trends in the types of food Western Australian children and adolescents are eating.

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Year published: 2004
Are Children Eating the Right Amount of Food?

Are Children Eating the Right Amount of Food?

The following fact sheet outlines the key findings of the 2003 Child and Adolescent Physical Activity and Nutrition Survey (CAPANS) in terms of the amount of food Western Australian children and adolescents are eating.

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Year published: 2004
Nutrition

Nutrition

The following fact sheet outlines the methodology behind the 2003 Child and Adolescent Physical Activity and Nutrition Survey (CAPANS) in terms of the gathering and treatment of nutrition data.

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Year published: 2004
General Procedures

General Procedures

The following fact sheet outlines the methodology behind the 2003 Child and Adolescent Physical Activity and Nutrition Survey (CAPANS) in terms of the general procedures used.

Anthropometric Procedures

Anthropometric Procedures

The following fact sheet outlines the methodology behind the 2003 Child and Adolescent Physical Activity and Nutrition Survey (CAPANS) in terms of the anthropometric procedures used.

Methodology Fact Sheet

Methodology Fact Sheet

The following document outlines the methodology used by the Physical Activity Taskforce (the Taskforce) in collecting the data for the 2006 Physical Activity Survey.

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Year published: 2007
Key Findings for Midwest-Murchison-Gascoyne Health Region

Key Findings for Midwest-Murchison-Gascoyne Health Region

The following fact sheet outlines the key findings of the 2006 Physical Activity Adult Survey in relation to Western Australia's Midwest-Murchison-Gascoyne health region.

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Year published: 2007
Key Findings for Pilbara Health Region

Key Findings for Pilbara Health Region

The following fact sheet outlines the key findings of the 2006 Physical Activity Adult Survey in relation to Western Australia's Pilbara health region.

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Year published: 2007
Key Findings for Wheatbelt Health Region

Key Findings for Wheatbelt Health Region

The following fact sheet outlines the key findings of the 2006 Physical Activity Adult Survey in relation to Western Australia's Wheatbelt health region.

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Year published: 2007
Key Findings for North Metropolitan Health Region

Key Findings for North Metropolitan Health Region

The following fact sheet outlines the key findings of the 2006 Physical Activity Adult Survey in relation to Western Australia's North Metropolitan health region.

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Year published: 2007
Key Findings for South West Health Region

Key Findings for South West Health Region

The following fact sheet outlines the key findings of the 2006 Physical Activity Adult Survey in relation to Western Australia's South West health region.

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Year published: 2007
Key Findings for South Metropolitan Health Region

Key Findings for South Metropolitan Health Region

The following fact sheet outlines the key findings of the 2006 Physical Activity Adult Survey in relation to Western Australia's South Metropolitan health region.

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Year published: 2007
Key Findings for Great Southern Health Region

Key Findings for Great Southern Health Region

The following fact sheet outlines the key findings of the 2006 Physical Activity Adult Survey in relation to Western Australia's Great Southern health region.

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Year published: 2007
Comparison of Health Regions

Comparison of Health Regions

The following fact sheet outlines the key findings of the 2006 Physical Activity Adult Survey in terms of a comparison of health regions.

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Year published: 2007
Key Findings for Kimberley Health Region

Key Findings for Kimberley Health Region

The following fact sheet outlines the key findings of the 2006 Physical Activity Adult Survey in relation to Western Australia's Kimberley health region.

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Year published: 2007
Comparison of Regions

Comparison of Regions

The following fact sheet outlines the key findings of the 2006 Physical Activity Adult Survey in terms of a comparison of all of Western Australia's key regions.

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Year published: 2007

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