Dr Mark Hamilton and other TV personalities explore issues around body image including the increasing prevalence of childhood obesity, the physical effects of being overweight and the healthy management of weight. They also outline psychiatric disorders such as anorexia and bulimia, which lead to unhealthy weight loss.

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5 March 2008

Students could make a list of the health risks associated with being overweight and then conduct independent research in each issue. Students could conduct surveys about thoughts about fast food restaurants and attitudes towards then.