Topics: Physical activity

This list is a topic specific collection of information relevant to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health. It includes peer reviewed original articles and reports and non-peer reviewed summaries or reviews published in the HealthBulletin. Journal articles, reports and other publications, conference presentations, theses, resources and websites published or presented elsewhere are also included. Please see the about section for further information.

Better Cardiac Care measures for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people: second national report 2016

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (2016) Better Cardiac Care measures for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people: second national report 2016 Canberra: Australian Institute of Health and Welfare


A prospective evaluation of first people’s health promotion program design in the Goulburn-Murray Rivers region

Doyle J, Atkinson-Briggs S, Atkinson P, Firebrace B, Calleja J, Reilly R, Cargo M, Riley T, Crumpen T, Rowley K (2016) A prospective evaluation of first people’s health promotion program design in the Goulburn-Murray Rivers region BMC Health Services Research; 16: 645 Retrieved 10 November 2016 from http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12913-016-1878-4


‘Yarning up with Koori kids’ – hearing the voices of Australian urban Indigenous children about their health and well-being

Priest N, Thompson L, Mackean T, Baker A, Waters E (2016) ‘Yarning up with Koori kids’ – hearing the voices of Australian urban Indigenous children about their health and well-being Ethnicity & Health; Latest articles: ( http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/13557858.2016.1246418)


Public Health Association Australia 44th Annual Conference & 20th Chronic Diseases Network Conference

The Public Health Association Australia (PHAA) 44th Annual Conference & 20th Chronic Diseases Network Conference was held in Alice Springs, Northern Territory, in September 2016. The theme of the 2016 conference was Protection, prevention, promotion, Healthy futures: chronic conditions and public health. The three-day conference included an Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health stream.


Australian Burden of Disease Study: impact and causes of illness and death in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 2011

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (2016) Australian Burden of Disease Study: impact and causes of illness and death in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 2011 Canberra: Australian Institute of Health and Welfare


A community-based lifestyle intervention targeting Type II Diabetes risk factors in an Australian Aboriginal population: a feasibility study

Rankin P, Morton D, Kent L, Mitchell B (2016) A community-based lifestyle intervention targeting Type II Diabetes risk factors in an Australian Aboriginal population: a feasibility study. Australian Indigenous HealthBulletin 16(3). Retrieved [access date] from http://healthbulletin.org.au/articles/a-community-based-lifestyle-intervention-targeting-type-ii-diabetes-risk-factors-in-an-australian-aboriginal-population-a-feasibility-study


Sports drinks are gammin!

Cancer Council Victoria (2016) Sports drinks are gammin! Melbourne: Cancer Council Victoria The Rethink Sugary Drinks, the Sports Drinks are Gammin! campaign draws on the experiences of five Aboriginal athletes to encourage Aboriginal community members in Victoria (Vic) to drink water instead of sugary drinks.


Risk factors for cancer in the Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander population: a systematic review

Castles S, Wainer Z, Jayasekara H (2016) Risk factors for cancer in the Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander population: a systematic review Australian Journal of Primary Health; Online early: (http://dx.doi.org/10.1071/PY15048)


Management of diabetes in Indigenous communities: lessons from the Australian Aboriginal population

Nguyen HD, Chitturi S, Maple-Brown LJ (2016) Management of diabetes in Indigenous communities: lessons from the Australian Aboriginal population Internal Medicine Journal; Accepted articles: (http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/imj.13123)


Overview of Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health status 2015

Australian Indigenous HealthInfoNet (2016) Overview of Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health status 2015 Perth, WA: Australian Indigenous HealthInfoNet


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