TITLE

Taiwan weight-loss program helps country shed 2,000 tons

AUTHOR(S)
Tucker, Charlotte
PUB. DATE
May 2013
SOURCE
Nation's Health;May/Jun2013, Vol. 43 Issue 4, p23
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Taiwan's Bureau of Health Promotion launched a nationwide weight management campaign aimed at encouraging overweight Taiwan residents to lose weight. Background is presented on the increase in number of Taiwan residents who are overweight or obese. The program has helped more than 1.5 million Taiwanese lose more than 2,000 tons since 2011.
ACCESSION #
87289558

 

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