Menu
News

Childhood obesity in middle of a 'boom'

THE number of obese children under five has boomed in the past 25 years, rising from 31 million in 1990 to 41 million last year.

A World Health Organisation report released yesterday showed the biggest rise in childhood obesity was in developing countries.

The number of obese or overweight children under five doubled in the developing world from 7.5 million in 1990 to 15.5 million last year and almost half of those children were in Asia.

Topics:  childhood obesity obesity world health organisation


Big secret the royals won’t tell George

A photo of Prince George to mark his fifth birthday on Sunday, July 22.

Prince George has been lied to about one major life fact

Barry Humphries' fall from grace after hateful rant

Former celebrity Barry Humphries as Dame Edna Everage. Picture: Supplied

Former star reveals extremist opinions in vile public rant

Drivers slugged when renewing insurance

Get your insurance right before you take to the road.

Never renew your car insurance without checking the competition