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Australian Health Survey: First Results, 2011-12

A range of genetic, social, economic and environmental factors are recognised as increasing the risk of developing a particular health condition. Specific lifestyle and related factors which have been identified as negatively impacting health include:
- being overweight or obese;

- smoking and excessive alcohol consumption;

- poor diet and nutrition; and

 - lack of physical activity.

 


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