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Obesity prevention in the early years – the HENRY approach

Written by Di Swanston Policy Manager, HENRY Much has been made in the press recently about HENRY - a national early years obesity prevention intervention. This attention was generated by publication earlier this month of a paper looking at school entry obesity rates...

Weight stigma and discrimination: a public health priority

By Dr Stuart W. Flint, Senior Research Fellow in Public Health and Obesity, Leeds Beckett University, Leeds, UK. @DrStuartFlint   Weight stigma refers to “the social devaluation and denigration of people perceived to carry excess weight and leads to prejudice,...