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Buckland: Obesity review is 'stark reminder'

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Buckland: Obesity review is 'stark reminder'

Buckland: Obesity review is 'stark reminder'

People who are overweight or obese are being urged to lose weight after a new Public Health England (PHE) review found a dramatic rise in the risk of hospitalisation and death from Covid-19.

Justice Secretary Robert Buckland says that everyone has an individual responsibility to tackle the problem of obesity.

Report by Jonesia.

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