Lifestyle Resource Centre
The Nursing in Practice Lifestyle Resource Centre collects the latest news, features and clinical articles on obesity, nutrition and travel health for practice and community nurses.
Obesity is a common problem in the UK, which is estimated to affect one in four adults and one in five children aged 10 to 11. Obesity and overweight can lead to a number of serious conditions including type 2 diabetes, coronary heart disease and stroke.
Primary care nurses are at the frontline of tacking a problem which the government warns could "bankrupt the NHS".