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30 March 20171.00pm - 2.00pm
NoHow is a European Union funded project investigating ways to help people maintain their weight loss. The project has put together a weight loss maintenance Toolkit, based on the latest research in behaviour change, which also includes self-tracking technologies (activity trackers, smart scales).
30 March 20175.30pm - 8.00pm
Periodic energy restriction for weight management and general health often includes strategies such as intermittent fasting, time-restricted eating, and regimes that use longer periods of 'feast' or 'famine'. Hear world-leading experts discuss whether these dietary strategies are safe or effective.
3 April 201710.00am - 11.00am
Dr Michelle Harvie, a research dietitian from the University Hospital South Manchester Trust will discuss randomised comparisons of intermittent and isoenergetic continuous energy restriction for weight loss to manage overweight and obesity.
4 April 20171.00pm - 2.00pm
Some have argued that victimization should be expected in every child with obesity who will, by implication, experience psychological distress. Visiting Leeds University Professor Andrew Hill will look at the evidence on distress. The focus will be on self-esteem, a key concept to mental health.
12 April 201712.00pm - 1.00pm
With more than 2.3 million students and 370,000 staff, universities in the UK are ideal settings for understanding and addressing health issues. But just how healthy are university students?
27 April 20179.00am - 5.00pm
2nd Australian Biology of Ageing Conference to be held at the The Connection, 34 Shoreline Roads, Rhodes, 2138 NSW