The Republic of Nauru is one of the fattest nations in the world. With over 80% of their population overweight. What is happening on this island nation?
Fat of the land: Nauru tops obesity league
“…islanders themselves are weighed down by problems – literally. The region has the world’s highest obesity rates, along with associated chronic diseases.”
Pacific islanders battle the bulge as obesity toll grows
“The new chairman of the Pacific Islands Forum (PIF) said Wednesday that he was determined to change the unhealthy lifestyle choices that have made his region the fattest in the world.”
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“The number of overweight and obese people has skyrocketed over the past thirty years, jumping from 857 million in 1980 to more than 2 billion in 2013.”
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