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National Childhood Obesity Week

Childhood obesity

The growing problem of childhood obesity

Yesterday saw the start of National Childhood Obesity Week amid worrying signs that Britain still has a long way to go to get to grips with the health risks facing our children.

An announcement from the NHS’s Change4Life campaign and MEND, the organisation promoting healthy weight and fitness among adults and children, revealed that children are falling well short of the government’s recommended levels of daily exercise.

The study by the University of Worcester’s Institute of … Continue Reading