Obesity – the biggest threat to women’s health

So, today saw the Chief Medical Officer Dame Sally Davies give an interview to the BBC about women's health.  The headline read "Obesity - the biggest threat to women's health".  This caught my eye for three main reasons: a) I'm a woman, b) I used to be morbidly obese with a BMI of 52, c) I specialise in helping women who are overweight and obese to become fitter and healthier. According to the statistics she gave, 62% of women aged between 45yrs and 54yrs are either overweight or obese.  What does that mean…continue reading →