Maldon's battle with bulge as 70% of people classed as overweight

Maldon and Burnham Standard: District needs to tackle weight issues District needs to tackle weight issues

Maldon has the fifth highest obesity rate in Essex.

Figures published by Public Health England reveal 70 per cent of people had a BMI which placed them as overweight or obese.

BMI is calculated using height and weight measurements.

Maldon district was placed fifth out of 14 districts and was above the county average of 67.5 per cent.

Full report in this week's Standard.

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3:24pm Mon 17 Feb 14

kay.driscoll@hotmail.co.uk says...

If you are one of the 70% and want to do something about it the why not join Slimming World, Saturday 8.30 am (and 10:30 am from 8th March) Maldon Town FC, Park Drive.
If Saturday does not suit the see online for details of other classes in the areas.
Don't become a statistic loss weight and Slim for Good. K x
If you are one of the 70% and want to do something about it the why not join Slimming World, Saturday 8.30 am (and 10:30 am from 8th March) Maldon Town FC, Park Drive. If Saturday does not suit the see online for details of other classes in the areas. Don't become a statistic loss weight and Slim for Good. K x kay.driscoll@hotmail.co.uk
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