June 13, 2017
MORE than a quarter of the planet’s population is suffering from fat-related health problems, a damning report warns.
And four million people died in 2015 as a direct result of being too tubby.
Around 2.2 billion people – 30 per cent of the total global population – were found to be too fat.
The majority of these were ill as a result.
Levels of obesity have doubled in more than 70 countries since the 80s, according to the major study in the New England Journal of Medicine.
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