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  • Obesity and overweight

    Obesity and overweight

    Overweight and obesity have a prevalence that is clearly increasing in Western societies. In France, in adults, the prevalence of obesity is from about 8 to 10% (vs. 30% in the USA) while overweight regard 25 to 30% of the population. The secular increase in this “epidemic” makes it a real public health problem. If…