‘From Europes’ thinnest to Europes’ Fattest – Ireland’s obesity epidemic

Our own Dr Lara Dungan speaks to Ireland's leading consultant endocrinologist Dr Donal O'Shea about Ireland's obesity crisis. In part 1 on this interview, Lara discovers how Ireland which once had Europe's thinnest population is on track to become Europe's fattest nation by 2030. They then discuss the effects obesity has on a person from a very young age and the lifelong health problems they may face as a result.

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