Scientists from the Royal College of paediatrics and child health has established the percentage of overweight people in Europe. It turned out that in the first place are the girls from the UK, men ranked 10th place.
According to the survey, 26% of boys and 29% of girls have problems with weight. The first symptoms are noted at an early age that affects the health of the younger generation.
Scientists are sounding the alarm: the percentage of people with obesity in developed countries is steadily growing. The measures did not give the desired result. Experts suggest to restrict advertising of foods with excess fat, fast carbs, sugar and salt.
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It is worth noting that Britain is on the second line in the rating of mortality from obesity among all European countries.