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Healthy Weight, Healthy Lives: Two Years On

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    Department of Health
  • Published date:
    4 March 2010
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    Chief executives, Public health, Directors, Chairs, Human resources and training, Allied health professionals, Doctors and consultants, Communication leads
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This report includes progress made since the Government’s Healthy Weight, Healthy Lives: A Cross-Government Strategy for England was published in 2008.

It sets out how the Government is helping people to make healthier choices; creating an environment that promotes healthy weight; ensuring effective services are available for those at risk; and strengthening the delivery system to support frontline services.

Healthy Weight, Healthy Lives: Two Years On sets out the encouraging progress the Government has made on achieving its ambition to halt the rise of child obesity and the challenge ahead to tackle adult obesity.

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