Policy Reports

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Canadian Task Force on Preventive Health Care
Obesity in Children: Summary of Recommendations for Clinicians and Policy Makers (2015)

Healthy Kids Panel (Ontario) Report
PDF iconNo Time to Wait: The Healthy Kids Strategy  (PDF / 2012)

Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care
PDF iconOntario's Action Plan for Health Care (PDF / 2012)

Public Health Agency of Canada
PDF iconCurbing Childhood Obesity: A Federal, Provincial and Territorial Framework for Action to Promote Healthy Weights (PDF)

Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
PDF iconEarly Childhood Development: Royal College Position Statement.pdf (PDF / 2015)


The Lancet Series
Obesity (2015)

White House Task Force on Childhood Obesity Report to the President
PDF iconSolving the Problem of Childhood Obesity within a Generation (PDF / 2010)

World Health Organization
PDF iconGlobal Action Plan for the Prevention and Control of Noncommunicable Diseases: 2013–2020 (PDF / 2013)
PDF iconGlobal Strategy on Diet, Physical Activity and Health (PDF / 2004)

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