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.
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The move, which is in addition to the existing antenatal screening offer, will mean far fewer women will need invasive tests including .
104 year-old Trevor Ward walks the hills and countryside near his home in Clydach Vale every day.
In just three years the Welsh Ambulance Service said they have seen the number of Spice-related ambulance call-outs increase by 1500%.