[WHO warns of obesity epidemic. Are we becoming a society of obese persons?].

Abstract

Overweight and obesity, together with their concomitant diseases and sequelae, have reached epidemic proportions. The problem is therefore not merely personal, but also societal. We have become an overweight society on its way to obesity. What we need is effective treatment over the long-term and a public health strategy to combat the condition. These two… (More)

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@article{Mller2001WHOWO, title={[WHO warns of obesity epidemic. Are we becoming a society of obese persons?].}, author={Manfred M{\"{u}ller and Mareike Mast and Kristina Langnaese}, journal={MMW Fortschritte der Medizin}, year={2001}, volume={143 42}, pages={28-32} }