Lifestyle choices. Diet & Exercise. Over & under weight. A look at some of the facts and statistics. Some facts for you.
Diet & Exercise
A look at some of the facts and statistics
It is estimated that a total of 700,000 UK children are now classified as clinically obese. (ie. 36% of all girls and 28% of boys) 25% are showing signs of clogged arteries, high BP, and diabetes)
Eating disorders are responsible for the highest number of deaths from psychiatric illness. The Eating Disorders Association estimates that about 165,000 people in the UK have eating disorders with 10% dying as a result, but experts believe it could be higher. Most sufferers are women, but one in 10 are now men.
Who the hell is Kenneth Tong?
How can we find that middle ground?
How much do we need?
Children and adolescents
should do 60 minutes (1 hour)
or more of physical activity each day.