Strong preventive measures urged to reduce global obesity

November 22, 2014 7:05 PM

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New study indicates that nearly 30% of the global population is obese or overweight and the costs of medical bills in this field are as high as that for smoking, alcoholism, climate change or even armed conflict!

A research on “How the world could better fight obesity” was conducted and 44 different ways to control this disease was studied. Some of this included proactive health care systems, healthy meals for school going children with more physical activity and education for parents on health care.

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