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NZMA Policy Briefings

The New Zealand Medical Association's policy briefingTackling Obesityrecommends a suite of measures to be considered as part of an approach to tackling New Zealand’s obesity epidemic.

Reducing alcohol-related harm

The New Zealand Medical Association has released a policy briefingReducing Alcohol-related Harm—that recommends a suite of measures to be considered as part of an approach to reducing the harm caused by drinking alcohol.

Improving Health Literacy

The New Zealand Medical Association has produced a policy briefing onImproving Health Literacythat seeks to promote a shared understanding of what health literacy means, why it is important, and what can be done to improve it.