Public health minister Caroline Flint today launched the Healthy Living Initiative, a programme to help families lead healthier lives.

The programme will tackle barriers to healthy living through a range of initiatives aimed at families with young children.

Ms Flint said: 'Tackling overweight and obesity in children is complex because there are many factors which contribute to the problem.'

Read the press release here

Public health minister Caroline Flint today launched the Healthy Living Initiative, a programme to help families lead healthier lives.

The programme will tackle barriers to healthy living through a range of initiatives aimed at families with young children.

Ms Flint said: 'Tackling overweight and obesity in children is complex because there are many factors which contribute to the problem.'

Read the press release here