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Here are a few important updates and messages from the CON-SNP Executive, including deadlines for grants and awards.
from the CON-SNP National Executive
On the twelth day of Christmas my CON-SNP gave to me: advocacy in a pear tree
Television viewing and food intake during television viewing in normal-weight, overweight and obese 9- to 11-year-old Canadian children: a cross-sectional analysis
By Allana LeBlanc, PhD, CON-SNP Science Committee Representative
Weight stigma, also known as bias, prejudice, discrimination, teasing, bullying or harassment about someone’s body weight has increased in frequency and intensity over the last few decades. What can we do about it?
Weight-based judgment and stereotyping is highly problematic and contributes to a wide range of consequences.
Greetings SNPs! It’s been a while, we’ve missed you! So much has happened from Sept to Nov, 2015. Here’s a quick recap of your feed these past few months.
Can you believe it’s already November?! Even though you haven’t heard from us yet, this year’s National CON SNP Team has been working together for over two months already. It’s about time we update you on some of our progress.
December 4, 2015 - SAVE THE DATE! Come and join the CON-SNP UOttawa chapter at CHEO for an informative discussion!
The November 2015 newsletter for UWO is here!
Tips for keeping the momentum going year to year
According to the Canadian and American Medical Associations, obesity is a chronic disease. The obesity rate is increasing in every part of the world. Over 30% of American and over 25% of Canadians are now living with obesity. Obesity is a global epidemic or pandemic that affects children and adults in both developed and developing countries. Thus, strategies to prevent, manage and treat obesity are needed to reduce obesity-associated mortality and morbidity.
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Let me paint a dreamy picture of the perfect Daylight Saving sleep on November 1st. You’re warm, not too hot, not too cold, but juuuuust right....