Obesity and type 2 diabetes in adults: new report from Public Health England

This report provides an overview of obesity and type 2 diabetes among adults, describing the epidemiology of each disorder, how the 2 conditions are linked and why they present a major public health challenge.

Latest available data and evidence illustrate prevalence trends in both obesity and diabetes at a national and local level as well as the potential implications in terms of health consequences, inequalities and cost. The report also signposts latest relevant policy and guidance documents.

Posted: 01/08/2014 10:43:45 by Laura Keaver


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