Policy Reports

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

Health Canada
Healthy Eating Strategy (2016)
Evidence Review for Dietary Guidance: Summary of Results and Implications for Canada's Food Guide (2016)

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)

International Reports and Guidelines

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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