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Trusted information on obesity including what it is, causes, how to calculate your body mass index (BMI), treatments, prevention, and personal stories.

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Obesity treatments

Information on obesity treatment options and medicines. Plus links to trusted resources.

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Obesity prevention

Information on how to prevent obesity and stay healthy. Plus links to trusted resources.

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Obesity symptoms

Information on symptoms and consequences of obesity plus links to trusted resources.

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Obesity in children

An estimated 25% of children and adolescents in Australia are overweight. Read more to find out which children and teenagers are at risk of being obese.

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Obesity and diet

Information on obesity diets and how to maintain a healthy lifestyle, plus links to trusted resources.

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What causes obesity?

Information on possible causes of obesity and links to trusted resources.

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Obesity diagnosis (including BMI)

Information on how to diagnose obesity. What is BMI and how does it work, plus links to trusted resources.

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Childhood obesity and overweight children

Trusted information on childhood obesity and steps to take to help overweight children, where to get support, and links to more information.

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Obesity and exercise

If you're overweight, losing weight will bring you a range of important health benefits. Discover tips that will help you lose weight.

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Body mass index (BMI) and waist circumference

Trusted information on using your BMI (body mass index) and waist circumference to find out if your weight is within the healthy range, and the health risks of being overweight.

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