Wellbeing inside and outside
Thomas, Trish (2008) Wellbeing inside and outside. EQ Australia (Spring). pp. 46-47.
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[Extract] Obesity is a global biopsychosociological and economic problem. The rapidly increasing prevalence of obesity in young people is a major global public health concern. This is due to the fact that not only does it have immediate undesirable health consequences in childhood and adolescence, but it is also indicative of a greater risk of obesity in adulthood. The key causes of obesity are increased consumption of energy-dense foods high in saturated fats and sugars; stress; lack of rest and reduced levels of physical activity (Dodd et al., 2008; IOTF & EASO, 2005).
|Item Type:||Article (Non-Refereed Research)|
|Keywords:||health, children, pegagogy, education, holistic, curriculum|
|Date Deposited:||14 Jul 2011 04:05|
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13 EDUCATION > 1302 Curriculum and Pedagogy > 130202 Curriculum and Pedagogy Theory and Development @ 40%
11 MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES > 1117 Public Health and Health Services > 111712 Health Promotion @ 20%
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93 EDUCATION AND TRAINING > 9302 Teaching and Instruction > 930201 Pedagogy @ 50%