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NZ: Pacific students heavier in NZ – survey

Pacific high school students living in New Zealand are more likely to be either overweight or obese than those living in three other Pacific nations.

The Pacific Obesity Prevention in Communities Project surveyed more than 17,000 Pacific young people in New Zealand, Fiji, Tonga and Australia.

Read more: Radio New Zealand News, 22 Oct 2008

Read the report: Lifestyle and Obesity in South Pacific Youth (PDF)

Published on October 22, 2008 in New Zealand news