Dr Kathryn Backholer

Institute: Deakin University
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Current Project

Food Pricing as a policy lever to improve cardiovascular health

Suboptimal diet is a leading risk factor for death and disability in Australia and globally. An unhealthy diet greatly increases the risk of heart attack and stroke as well as a range of other vascular conditions. Social and environmental factors shape dietary behaviours and population-based policy approaches will be crucial…

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