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SCOPE | World Obesity Federation SCOPE | World Obesity Federation
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SCOPE is the internationally-recognised certification in obesity management, equipping health professionals with up to date, evidence-based obesity management resources, to better treat their patients. ➡️ Find out more about @SCOPEObesity today: worldobesity.org/training-and-e… pic.twitter.com/VHdrekn4Xq
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MEP @WeissPernille stressed at the #EPlenary that diabetes is often a consequence of obesity. A health condition that most patients will never be able to reverse, no matter how much they change their lifestyle. Her call to action ⤵️ #EPP4Health pic.twitter.com/obpHz1FrTy
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Listen to the #OPEN conversation podcast that goes beyond exploring the causes and impact of #obesity, and the big questions surrounding obesity policy, prevention and care. Available now on Apple Podcasts and Spotify! buff.ly/31dU7sU pic.twitter.com/WCFNdafljl
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Thank you to everyone who visited us at our booth at @ObesityWeek. We hope you had an insightful and enjoyable experience and we look forward to hearing from you soon. To learn more about OPEN, visit: obesityopen.org #OW2022 pic.twitter.com/RmwUXYiGeL
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📣 LAST CHANCE! Visit us today at booth 804 and share your thoughts and questions on #obesity policy with the OPEN Global Secretariat. #OW2022 pic.twitter.com/h6E1CpGuvb
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📣LAST CHANCE! Visit us today at booth 804 and share your thoughts and questions on #obesity policy with the OPEN Global Secretariat. #OW2022 pic.twitter.com/SnkHCwM4vb
Economic impact of overweight and obesity set to reach 3.3% of global GDP by 2060 | World Obesity Federation Economic impact of overweight and obesity set to reach 3.3% of global GDP by 2060 | World Obesity Federation
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On the 21st September, we launched new data on the global economic impact of obesity. With stats from 161 countries, it provides actionable policy recommendations to help governments act in favour of their people's health, wealth, and wellbeing. ➡️ worldobesity.org/news/economic-… pic.twitter.com/ZVrNgwH01E
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Attending @ObesityWeek? Come have a chat with us about how you can accelerate #obesity policy change at booth 804 today ☀️ pic.twitter.com/wwHV4Omrvx
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🔴 Live from #OW2022 ! Visit us at booth 804 during @ObesityWeek this week to learn about our latest developments and activities on #obesity policy. pic.twitter.com/cIFCy5xKnr

Covid-19 and obesity

During Covid-19, the OPEN global network remains united in our goal to support improved care for people living with obesity. Working with our Global partners and network, we are focused on facilitating the sharing of insights on how people with obesity are being impacted by Covid-19, as well as advocating for people with obesity to be prioritised by health systems now, and in the future.

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References

1World Health Organization. 2018. Obesity and overweight.[Online] Available at: http://www.who.int/mediacentre/factsheets/fs311/en/ [Accessed February 2019].

2Yuen, M.M., et al. (n.d.). A systematic review and evaluation of current evidence reveals 236 obesity-associated disorders. Massachusetts General Hospital & George Washington University. [Poster presentation]

3Kelly, T et al. 2008. Global burden of obesity in 2005 and projections to 2030. International Journal of Obesity. 32: 1431-1437

4The GBD 2015 Obesity Collaborators. 2017. Health effects of overweight and obesity in 195 countries over 25 years. The New England Journal of Medicine; 377 (1): 13-27