Obesity - The Silent Pandemic; Who is Responsible?
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About the Event
Currently, 28.7% of adults in England are classed as obese and 35.6% are classed as being overweight. These figures are increasing year on year. Why is that so? Obesity is a complex problem; delving beyond the old tenants of diet and exercise is key to understanding and solving the growing challenge we now face in Britain. How do economic, social, and cultural factors play a role? Should the government be held responsible, or is it ultimately a case of individual liberty?