Obesity is a chronic health condition associated with having excess body fat and is a leading cause of serious conditions such as diabetes, high blood pressure, heart disease, stroke, arthritis and cancer. Eating healthy, being physically active and limiting screen time can reduce one’s risk of obesity. This page contains documents and resources related to obesity.
PHO Rounds: Improving Our Community Environments for Health
There are opportunities for improving the health of our populations, including the most vulnerable in our communities such as seniors and those impacted by inequities, through policy and environmental approaches to NCDs.