There are stories relating to obesity breaking around the world every day.  The stories below are those where journalists have sought NOF opinion or comment. 

‘Man-Flu’ – is the joke over? Take a Man MOT

Men’s health under threat as vital warning signs are ignored.
Have you ever been accused of having ‘Man-Flu’? New research reveals that the term, ‘Man-Flu’ adopted by many to ridicule men when they are sick, could be having a negative impact. In some cases, men feel that the term, ‘man-flu’ is denying them the right to be ill (43%) and preventing them from seeking advice for a legitimate illness (52%).

Read more: ‘Man-Flu’ – is the joke over? Take a Man MOT

Obesity News Portal

Welcome to our news centre. Healthcare professionals can find a wealth of obesity related information by clicking on the link to the Obesity Portal below. You can also find all the latest news from the BBC and our opinions on some of the burning topics surrounding the growing problem of obesity.