Reports and guidelines from government and professional bodies help reseachers, educators, clinicians, nutrition professionals and families approach nutrition and health with current information. Read Canadian and international reports and guidelines below.
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Canadian Reports and Guidelines
Canadian Task Force on Preventive Health Care
Obesity in Children: Summary of Recommendations for Clinicians and Policy Makers (2015)
Healthy Kids Panel (Ontario) Report
No Time to Wait: The Healthy Kids Strategy (PDF / 2012)
Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care
Ontario's Action Plan for Health Care (PDF / 2012)
Public Health Agency of Canada
Curbing Childhood Obesity: A Federal, Provincial and Territorial Framework for Action to Promote Healthy Weights (PDF)
Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
Early Childhood Development: Royal College Position Statement.pdf (PDF / 2015)
International Reports and Guidelines
The Lancet Series
White House Task Force on Childhood Obesity Report to the President
Solving the Problem of Childhood Obesity within a Generation (PDF / 2010)
World Health Organization
Global Action Plan for the Prevention and Control of Noncommunicable Diseases: 2013–2020 (PDF / 2013)
Global Strategy on Diet, Physical Activity and Health (PDF / 2004)