In cases of bowel, kidney, ovarian and liver cancer, obesity is a bigger risk factor.
It urges its members to “call it what it is... FAT”.
"Going into a gym environment is terrifying for me, as it is for a lot of fat folks."
“If Tess Holliday goes to a doctor, he doesn’t celebrate her 300lb size, he says to her you’re morbidly obese and you’re going to die if you don’t do something about your weight.”
In 2010, 22% of women giving birth were obese, but this rose to 44% in 2018.
Breastfeeding can cut the chances of a child becoming obese by up to 25%.
It will give people the feeling of being full, even though they'll be eating smaller portions.
"Obesity and emotional problems are intertwined."
The average person in the UK falls into this category.
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Physical activity is considered far more important than screen time.
Lucie Hadley lost half her body weight.
The bizarre social media trend sees people binge eating junk food on camera.
Unhealthy diets are responsible for 11 million preventable deaths globally per year.
She was told her obesity would kill her.
Currently children aren't weighed until they start school, aged four.
The condition has re-emerged from the history books.
Half of the food sold in the UK is "ultra-processed".
Why we need to stop judging people based on their weight.
It follows a survey revealing many Brits don't realise what constitutes a healthy portion size.
"Please tell me you think my Harley is overweight!"
"I want fat women to have the pregnancies, the births and the babies that they want without being shamed for it.”
“She is 7 and 138cm and 32kg. Not fat but not going to have slim frame ever.”
The sugar tax will come into effect tomorrow but how unhealthy are your favourite sugary pick-me-ups?