Food and women’s health
Clearinghouse Connector – March 2013
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Australia’s food and nutrition Australian Institute of Health and Welfare, 2012
Australian dietary guidelines Australia. National Health and Medical Research Council, 2013
Victorian public health and wellbeing plan 2011-2015 Victoria. Department of Health, 2011
Victorian Health Monitor food and nutrition report Victoria. Department of Health, 2012
Women and food (Women’s Health Issues Paper) Women’s Health Victoria, 2012
Nutrition : women’s extra needs (Better Health Channel Factsheet) Victoria. Department of Health, 2012
Food insecurity in Australia: what is it, who experiences it and how can child and family services support families experiencing it? Australian Institute of Family Studies, 2011
Women and food insecurity (Women’s Health Issues Paper) Women’s Health Victoria, 2010
A future for food: addressing public health, sustainability and equity from paddock to plate Public Health Association of Australia, 2008
Feeding the family in an unfamiliar environment: food insecurity among recently resettled refugees Sydney South West Area Health Service, 2008
Eating disorders: a current affair National Eating Disorders Collaboration, 2012
Association of Western and traditional diets with depression and anxiety in women American Journal of Psychiatry, 2010
Is the perception of time pressure a barrier to healthy eating and physical activity among women? Public Health Nutrition, 2009
Why do some women of low socieoeconomic position eat better than others?: findings from the SESAW study Deakin University. Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, 2007
Intake of fruit, vegetables, and fruit juices and risk of diabetes in women Diabetes Care, 2008
Australia. National Health and Medical Research Council Nutrition and diet publications
Australian Institute of Health and Welfare Food and nutrition page
Heart Foundation Women and heart disease page
Jean Hailes Nutrition and health for women at midlife
Australian Indigenous Health InfoNet Review of nutrition and growth among Indigenous peoples
National Eating Disorders Collaboration NEDC publications
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