It is estimated that chronic diseases are responsible for 68% of all deaths globally.1 This trend is also evident in Australia, where cardiovascular disease is the single largest cause of mortality...
With an estimated 80% of Australians
visiting a general practitioner at least
once a year, the data generated by
GPs is a rich source of the overall health
profile of patients. However, this...
Overweight and obesity are major risk factors for chronic disease.
Physical activity plays an important role in increasing wellbeing and
reducing weight. General practitioners’ advice and...
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