Funding for this research was provided by:
The Australian Prevention Partnership Centre
Received: 26 September 2017
Accepted: 1 February 2018
First Online: 13 February 2018
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: The University of Sydney Human Research Ethics Committee granted ethical approval for this study (Study A project number 2016/772 and Study B project number 17/146). Participant consent was voluntary involving online consent for Study A and written consent forms for Study B.
: Not applicable.
: Author Luke Lawler is the CEO and Scientific Director of Prima Health Solutions, which delivers the Healthy Weight for Life program. There are no competing interests with any of the other authors.
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