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Australian Indigenous HealthBulletin
 

What's in food takeaway poster (2008)

Author

Queensland Health Tropical Public Health Unit

Publisher

Dr Edward Koch Foundation

City

Cairns, Qld

Type

Poster

 

Description

This A2 poster was a visual representation of commonly eaten takeaway foods, with teaspoons indicating the fat and sugar content.

It was one of the resources developed as part of the Living strong program - a weight management and healthy lifestyle program targeting Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people in rural remote and urban communities. The program was developed by the Tropical Public Health Unit nutrition teams in Cairns and Townsville as a primary prevention intervention to address the high incidence of diabetes and other lifestyle diseases among North Queensland Indigenous adults.

Please note that the Living strong program has been discontinued, and the resources offered under the program are no longer available.

Australian Indigenous HealthInfoNet abstract

When to use this resource

The resources accompanying the program are designed to be used in the workplace, during training or other related healthy lifestyle talks (ideally used in conjunction with other What's in food posters).

Contact details

Queensland Health
147-163 Charlotte Street
Brisbane Queensland 4000
GPO Box 48
Brisbane Queensland 4001
Ph: (07) 3234 0111

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Last updated: 25 June 2014
 
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