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Coronavirus obesity: Why Australia should follow Boris Johnson’s health lead – The New Daily

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson is on a mission to tackle his nation’s obesity epidemic, and health experts say Australia should follow suit.

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UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson is on a mission to tackle his nation’s obesity epidemic after being hospitalised with COVID-19, and health experts say Australia should follow suit.
The coronavirus pandemic has highlighted the health risks of obesity, with research showing an increased risk of severe illness among obese and overweight people.
For Mr Johnson, who shed six kilograms during a stay in the intensive care unit, the issue is personal.
“I’ve always wanted to lose weight for ages and a…

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