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Are the Irish Getting Fatter?

~ by Dr. Neville Wilson  (10 May 2015)   Results from the UK Health Forum Study presented to the 22nd European Congress on Obesity in Prague, (6-9 May 2015) should be a cause for alarm amongst all Irish citizens, and also for all professional bodies who assume responsibility for public …

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Reviewing Our Approach to the Obesity Crisis

(originally published Feb 1st 2011) The traditional approach to the management of obesity has been the recommendation to “diet and exercise”, and to elicit the support of family doctors with aims to modify unhealthy lifestyle habits. The limited success of such conventional strategies is clearly apparent in the unabated escalation …