Obesity crisis in Victoria grossly underestimated
Concerning new figures from the State Governmnet show 25 per cent of the Victorian population is obese - much higher than the 17 per cent rate based on self reporting. The Obesity Policy Coalition says its time for urgent action to address obesity.
VicHealth Action Agenda for Health Promotion 2013–23
Our Action Agenda presents our vision for the next decade and outlines that work we will undertake to create a Victoria where everyone can enjoy better health. It aims to create a Victoria where everyone can enjoy better health.
Health survey highlights need for investment in prevention
Victoria’s leading health and community groups have called on all parties to commit to doubling Victoria’s investment in prevention in the lead up to this year’s election, following this weekend’s release of the ‘Victorian Population Health Survey 2008’.