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NZ: Obesity soars in poorer schools – Waikato study

Waikato DHB’s “Project Energize” has found children are more than twice as likely to be obese at the age of 10 if they attend schools in the poorest three income deciles than if they go to schools in the richest three deciles.

Read more: NZ Herald, 20 May 2006

Published on May 20, 2006 in New Zealand news