Newsletter

The Prevention Research Collaboration regularly issues a news magazine “What’s new in prevention research?” The magazine presents updates on our research in physical activity, nutrition and obesity prevention.

PRC Sept 2013 Newsletter





Covering:
*Making workplaces and workers healthier
*Translational research: highlights from PRC
*Making healthy food choices
*SPANS: the benefits of population monitoring of children's weight and weight-related behaviours
*Getting to the bottom of sitting and health

Read what's new in prevention research? September 2013









April 2013 newsletter





Covering:
*Increasing physical activity in young primary school children
*Changing the way we work - sitting less and standing more
*We farewell Alexis St.George
*EvaluCommunity-based obesity prevention initiatives
*Butt out big tobacco

Read what's new in prevention research? April 2013








December 2012 PRC Newsletter




Covering:
*Physical activity features in the Lancet
*PRC farewells Lesley King
*Evaluation of the NSW Quitline
*Workplace Health Promotion: Who should we Target?
*Effectiveness of the Get Healthy Service coaching program
*plus more ...

Read what's new in prevention research? December 2012







August 2012 PRC Newsletter




Covering:
*Health Promotion in sport
*Translational research
*New role for Chris Rissel
*Outdoor food advertising in Mongolia
*plus more ...

Read what's new in prevention research? August 2012







April 2012 PRC Newsletter




Covering:
*Shifting Curves
*Obesity Evidence Update
*CPHN Collaboration
*Step by Step in Workplace
*plus more ...

Read what's new in prevention research? April2012







November 2011 PRC Newsletter





Covering:
*Translational Research Forum
*Consumer responses to guidelines
*News angles on obesity prevention
*Menagerie characters in Australian supermarkets
*plus more ...

Read what's new in prevention research? November 2011








August 2011 PRC Newsletter





Covering:
*Household practices influence adolescents' weight-related behaviours
*At the coal face ...
*In the news ...
*Dairy consumption review
*plus more ...

Read what's new in prevention research? August 2011







PRC Newsletter April 2011





Covering:
*How did Measure Up measure up?
*SPANS 2010 results
*Food mapping
*Cycling perceptions & representation
*plus more ...

Read what's new in prevention research? April 2011








PRC Newsletter Dec 2010




Covering:
*Time to make a stand - about sitting at work
*Healthy Living Tax Incentives: Canadian tax credits to promote physical activity
*Darwinians more active than Sydney-siders
*"Treats, sometimes foods, junk ...": exploring 'extra' foods with parents of young children
*plus more ...

Read what's new in prevention research? December 2010








PRC Newsletter August 2010




Covering:
*Children's Sport: Who are the major sponsors?
*Early prevention of childhood obesity
*Playground usage in a Sydney park
*Maintaining effects of a staff walking program in SWSAHS
*plus more ...

Read what's new in prevention research? August 2010









PRC Newsletter May 2010






Covering:
* Workplace physical activity and healthy diet interventions
* Does promoting new bicycle paths increase cycling and physical activity?
* Parents need time, money and options for kids' organised sports
* The Cyber-Diet: Internet food marketing to children
* plus more ...

Read what's new in prevention research? May 2010








PRC Newsletter December 2009




Covering:
* PANORG's Framework for Monitoring Overweight and Obesity in NSW
* Do It For Life Program
* Visit from Professor Cora Craig
* National Preventative Health Strategy
* plus more ...

Read what's new in prevention research? December 2009








PRC Newsletter August 2009




Covering:
* Evaluating NSW Get Healthy
* PRC publications
* Soft drinks, weight status and health: a review
* School of Public Health courses
* plus more ...

Read what's new in prevention research? August 2009











PRC Newsletter May 2009





Covering:
* Introducing PANORG
* Sit but fit - does screen time affect kid's fitness?
* Traffic light labelling - will it get green light?
* Adults across NSW are walking more
* plus more ...

Read what's new in prevention research? May 2009