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Growing good habits is about giving Queensland children the best start in life.

Small changes to eating and physical activity habits today will give them the best chance of a healthier tomorrow.

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Regular monitoring of child growth can help parents support healthy weight gain

Parents and carers need simple, regular feedback about their children’s growth from an early age so that they intervene early enough to prevent later health problems, according to UK research.

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Madison

In just over a year, 17-year-old Madison has lost more than 24.5 kilograms, going from 112 kilograms down to 87.5 kilograms, thanks to some healthy adjustments in her eating and exercise habits.

Did you know?

Did you know more than one in four kids in Queensland are overweight or obese, with most of these likely to remain overweight as adults.

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Spaghetti Bolognaise

An oldie but a goodie…