Title

Overweight and Obesity: a major problem for Indigenous Australians

Document Type

Journal Article

Publisher

Australian Indigenous HealthInfoNet

Faculty

Faculty of Education and Arts

School

Kurongkurl Katitjin / Centre for Research in Entertainment, Arts,Technology, Education and Communications

RAS ID

4884

Comments

This article was originally published as: Burns, J. F., & Thomson, N. J. (2006). Overweight and Obesity: a major problem for Indigenous Australians. Australian Indigenous Health Bulletin, 6(4), 1-10. Original article available here

Abstract

The increasing prevalence of obesity in Australia has attracted attention as a health concern and the worldwide increase has been called a global epidemic by the World Health Organization.

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