Obesity

  1. Covid-19: Why are people with obesity so much more at risk?

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    Video caption: Studies show obesity has a devastating impact on the risks of complications from Covid-19

    Studies show that obesity has a devastating impact on the risks of complications from Covid-19.

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    Video caption: Covid-19: Dad lost weight to attend daughter's birth

    Gavin Jackson was warned to lose weight or miss the birth of his daughter.

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    Video caption: Body positivity campaigners: 'It’s not just about eat less, move more’

    Body positivity campaigners say the government's obesity strategy "blames" bigger people for Covid-19.

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    Video caption: Coronavirus: Tom Watson welcomes obesity plan

    Former Labour MP Tom Watson, who lost eight stone, welcomes a plan to tackle obesity.

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    Video caption: Coronavirus is a 'real moment for action' on obesity

    The pandemic is an opportunity to tackle long-standing obesity problems, a minister says.