Obesity 'spiralling out of control'

Wales is getting fatter. Experts say obesity levels are reaching epidemic proportions and the seriously overweight are being denied life-changing surgery.

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  1. Catherine Peel

Seriously overweight being denied life-changing surgery

Over half the population in Wales are now overweight and almost one in four adults are clinically obese.

Two leading experts are claiming that the NHS in Wales simply can’t cope. They say obese people here have to be much fatter than those in England before they qualify for life-changing surgery.

Full story: Wales This Week The Obesity Timebomb Monday at 8pm on ITV Cymru Wales

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