The Problem of Child Obesity
In 2016 the World Health Organisation declared a worldwide epidemic of child obesity in the human population.
“The biggest Public Health challenge of the 21st century”
European countries, including the UK, are no exception. If we are to protect future generations from obesity-related illnesses such as Type 2 diabetes, cardiovascular disease and cancers, our children need to learn from an early age how to balance their own food intake and energy expenditure.