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Obesity is
more than
a health
problem

Obesity strikes not just at health but how we function in society, and the drivers are varied. Professor Louise Baur looks at the range of factors including food marketing, availability of low-cost foods, urban planning and public transport.

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Professor Louise Baur

Director, Physical Activity, Nutrition & Obesity Research Group
Obesity Theme Leader, Charles Perkins Centre
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Research in Obesity, diabetes and cardiovascular disease
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