By Medical Centre - 13th July 2012 1:01am
Newspapers and TV reports tell us that, as a nation, we are getting fatter. But how do you personally compare on a global scale? The BBC has kindly provided us with a means of checking!
Go to this link to compare your potential excess baggage with others around the world — it may help you feel a little better about your profile!
And if not ... well, we all know the answer: more physical activity and fewer calories. Keep an eye on our HEALTH section for tips and advice, as well as news about events and classes designed to keep us all in better shape!
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