World Obesity Day

World Obesity Day

The World Health Organization highlight that obesity rates have nearly tripled since 1975. Globally, obesity and overweight kill more people than underweight. More importantly, obesity is both preventable and treatable.

The four main aims of this day are to increase awareness, encourage advocacy, improve policies and share experiences.

Read more: https://www.who.int/india/events/world-obesity-day

 

“Health is a state of complete physical, mental and social well-being and not merely the absence of disease or infirmity” WHO 1948