Child Obesity – New Global Report

October 11th is World Obesity Day. To mark the day, the World Health Organization published a new report on global estimates of childhood obesity.

A number of leading news agencies in Canada published stories yesterday and today (see Globe and Mail; CBC NewsCTV News, which included quotes from our colleague Katherine Morrison from McMaster University).

If you want to see the most up-to-date prevalence estimates, along with a number of other related reports regarding obesity and nutrition, check out the WHO site HERE.


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