Order Description: You are required to submit a 2200 word essay linking theory to practice of a National public health strategy used in tackling childhood obesity in England and critically analyse the impact of this policy on the health of the children with obesity in England. You are to compare and contrast the evidence for the health interventions in Wales and England.
Defining the term obesity Outline the statistics and economic cost of children suffering from obesity in England Explore a National public health strategy used in tackling childhood obesity in England e.g Change4Life, MEND. Critically analyse the impact of this policy on the health of the children with obesity in England Compare and contrast the evidence for public health interventions on childhood obesity in England and Wales Demonstrate the evidence on the relationship between obesity and healthy eating/ physical activities in children. Conclusion Conclusion should also include answering the research question ‘could promoting healthy eating and physical activities reduce obesity in children’? Recommendation (100 words)
Harvard References- Guide of 40 in total, they should include journal articles (mostly), legislation, policy, books/chapters and web sites (works without intext references will note be accepted)