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.
SunSmart and health experts join fight to ban solariums in Victoria
161 dermatologists and cancer specialists and clinicians of the Victorian Co-operative Oncology Group (VCOG), have joined together to call on the Victorian government to follow the lead of NSW and ban solariums in this state and work towards implementing a ban on a national level.