Obesity: Britons fail to battle the bulge as 26 per cent of men AND women classed as obese

Britons fail to battle the bulge as 26 per cent of men AND women classed as obese Just over 80 per cent of men aged between 55 and 74 were classed overweight or obese Britons are fighting a losing battle against the bulge with more than a quarter of men and women classed as clinically obese for the first time. Today”s report from the NHS Information Centre revealed that 26 per cent of men and women were obese in 2010. This has increased from 13 per cent of men and 16 per cent of women in 1993