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The practicalities of weight management in primary care

The practicalities of weight management in primary care

Obesity

Carolyn Forrest
BSc(Hons) SRD
Dietitian
Priory Medical Group
North Shields

We all know the bare facts; nearly 25% of adults in Britain are obese, obesity reduces life expectancy and is a major factor in many of the chronic diseases we treat.(1) We also know that it is a difficult problem to solve and most of us struggle to know how best to tackle it. The best approaches are based on the behaviour change cycle.

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