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'Society must help' to stop obesity

Some 40% of the adult population in this country could be obese by 2040 according to research in the Lancet.

Klim McPherson, co-author of the report, and Dan Roper, a GP from Hull, discuss what we can learn from other cultures who have a better relationship with food.

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