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Shocking obesity rate among Kiwi kids | Stuff.co.nz

Shocking obesity rate among Kiwi kids | Stuff.co.nz | Health and wellbeing | Scoop.it
New Zealand's lack of commitment to childhood obesity prevention programmes and policies is failing a generation of children, an obesity expert says. Figures released by the Ministry of Health show that 10,000 more New ...
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'Shocking' obesity rates among Kiwi children - expert

'Shocking' obesity rates among Kiwi children - expert | Health and wellbeing | Scoop.it
10,000 more children are now classified as overweight compared to last year.
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PE in school: Actions would speak louder than words - The Independent

PE in school: Actions would speak louder than words - The Independent | Health and wellbeing | Scoop.it
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PE in school: Actions would speak louder than words
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At the other end of the scale, children are getting fatter year by year but few schools, according to Ofsted, have PE programmes to specifically address the problem.

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Children to get more PE at school in fitness drive - The National

Children to get more PE at school in fitness drive - The National | Health and wellbeing | Scoop.it

Children to get more PE at school in fitness driveThe NationalDUBAI // The children at Jebel Ali Primary School know how to move.


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More PE in schools answer to child obesity, expert says

More PE in schools answer to child obesity, expert says | Health and wellbeing | Scoop.it
Children need opportunities to be active throughout the school day, says a children's health expert.
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Exercise and childhood obesity

Over the past 30 years, obesity rates in children have tripled. Lack of exercise is a major factor... take a look in the video. Learn more about building a h...
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Childhood obesity survey finds creative solutions - Medical Xpress

Childhood obesity survey finds creative solutions - Medical Xpress | Health and wellbeing | Scoop.it
(Medical Xpress)—Ask public officials, as Cornell social scientists did: What's to be done about childhood obesity? Creative solutions, as it turns out, outnumber lame excuses.
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PE in Primary Schools - How to engage children with sport and PE in Primary schools

Brettenham School in North London was struggling with attendance and academic perfomance until the school embarked on a policy of introducing a fully engaged...
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