Obesity is a chronic health condition associated with having excess body fat and is a leading cause of serious conditions such as diabetes, high blood pressure, heart disease, stroke, arthritis and cancer. Eating healthy, being physically active and limiting screen time can reduce one’s risk of obesity. This page contains documents and resources related to obesity.
Seminar: A local food environment policy framework: How to take action and measure change in Ontario
This session will summarize current policies supporting healthy Canadian and American municipal food environments and present the Local Food-EPI framework and inventory as a resource for local governments to take action in their jurisdictions.