EU actions to fight obesity and to promote healthier lifestyles

16 september 2O13

We only need to look at the figures and the expanding waist lines of Europe to see that obesity is increasing. Childhood obesity is a particularly worrying trend, which in turn can lead to a life time of health problems such as diabetes, heart disease and other major chronic diseases. Klik hier voor het gehele blog van Philippe Roux, Head of Unit, DG SANCO op de website van de Europese Commissie.