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15 March 20176.00pm - 7.30pm
Health issues like obesity, Type 2 diabetes, high blood pressure and poor dental health are all linked to the consumption sugar-sweetened foods and beverages. So should we be ditching sugar from our diets completely? And is a tax on sugar the answer?
28 March 201712.00pm - 1.00pm
Taxes on unhealthy foods and beverages are gaining increasing prominence as policy tools to promote healthy eating, and are recommended by the World Health Organization to improve population diets. Junk food taxes have been adopted by a number of countries in recent years.
30 March 20176.00pm - 8.30pm
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.
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