Obesity

Obesity

Obesity and overweight are serious problems that pose a huge and growing financial burden on national resources. The health consequences of obesity and overweight are many and varied, ranging from an increased risk of premature death to health problems such as type 2 diabetes, cardiovascular diseases and psychological complaints. The conditions are largely preventable through lifestyle changes such as healthy diets and increased levels of physical activity to control overweight and obesity. Obesity is a complex issue which requires active participation of many groups including governments, health professionals, the food industry, the media and consumers.


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Avrupa’daki aşırı kilo sorunu ne kadar büyük? WHO bu sorunun cevabını biliyor!

30 December 2011

Avrupa'daki obez insan sayısının, geleneksel olarak görülme sıklığının düşük olduğu ülkeler de dahil, 1980'lerden bu yana üç kat arttığı tahmin edilmektedir...