Diet related disorders
Diabetes Australia provides information on diabetes and diabetes prevention campaigns. There are suggestions for healthy eating to reduce the risk of type 2 diabetes and tips for diabetics about diet and foods. Diabetes is the fastest growing chronic condition in Australia. Nutrition. Diets.
The UICC World Cancer Day (February 4 each year) and the World Cancer Campaign aims to raise awareness about cancer and its prevention by making healthy lifestyle choices. The focus of the 2010 campaign is the prevention of cancer-related infections. The site contains posters for download, and fact sheets on obesity and cancer, healthy diet and encouragement for an active childhood for all children. The text of the Sydney principles, which aim curb the marketing and promotion of high-energy low nutrient food to children, is also available.
This site has comprehensive information about the types, causes, prevention and treatment of eating disorders such as anorexia and bulimia.
The Butterfly Foundation provides support for people with eating disorders and body image issues. Information is provided on common eating disorders such as anorexia nervosa, bulimia, binge eating, and disordered eating
This Australian site has information about eating disorders for teachers, carers and students, and has fact sheets on anorexia, binge eating, body image, bulimia nervosa, and related topics such as depression, looking after your teeth, and laxatives. There is also advice for friends and siblings, and for people who think they may have an eating disorder.