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Obesity a fast-growing problem for Australia - World - NZ Herald News

Obesity a fast-growing problem for Australia - World - NZ Herald News | 91461 Diabetes | Scoop.it
Australians are gaining weight so fast that medical experts are calling for obesity to be classified as a disease and new national programmes launched to combat it. - New Zealand Herald
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Coca-Cola part of the solution to obesity? Yeah right!

Coca-Cola made headlines this week with a new television advertising campaign. It begins with a voice-over: “We’d like people to come together on something that concerns all of us – obesity”.
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Education and Prevention: Creating Public Service Campaigns About Type 2 Diabetes

Education and Prevention: Creating Public Service Campaigns About Type 2 Diabetes | 91461 Diabetes | Scoop.it
In this lesson, students read about a new study showing a rise in Type 2 diabetes among adolescents, learn more about its causes, and develop a public awareness campaign to promote education and prevention.
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New Zealand Health Survey

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The New Zealand Health Survey (NZHS) provides information about the health and wellbeing of New Zealanders.
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Eat walnuts to lower type 2 diabetes risk - research - Life & Style - NZ Herald News

Eat walnuts to lower type 2 diabetes risk - research - Life & Style - NZ Herald News | 91461 Diabetes | Scoop.it
Eating walnuts just two or three times a week can reduce the risk of type 2 diabetes by almost a quarter, according to new research.
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Poverty a leading cause of Type 2 diabetes, studies say

Poverty a leading cause of Type 2 diabetes, studies say | 91461 Diabetes | Scoop.it
According to new Canadian research, living in poverty can double and even triple the likelihood of developing Type 2 diabetes.
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Coca-Cola comes clean on obesity - Life & Style - NZ Herald News

Coca-Cola comes clean on obesity - Life & Style - NZ Herald News | 91461 Diabetes | Scoop.it
Drinks giant Coca-Cola will today address New Zealand's obesity problem with a new campaign.
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Diabetes Basics - American Diabetes Association

Diabetes Basics - American Diabetes Association | 91461 Diabetes | Scoop.it
This is the place to begin your education about diabetes. This section of our site provides basic overviews of the major issues surrounding diabetes, with plenty of links to more in-depth information if you need it.
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Am I at Risk for Type 2 Diabetes? - National Diabetes Information Clearinghouse

Am I at Risk for Type 2 Diabetes? - National Diabetes Information Clearinghouse | 91461 Diabetes | Scoop.it
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Diabetes a 'smouldering fire'

Diabetes a 'smouldering fire' | 91461 Diabetes | Scoop.it
A "silent" diabetes epidemic will cripple the health sector without urgent action, experts fear.
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