Related links for ‘Big Picture: Obesity’

Links to key websites that focus on issues and concerns about obesity

Organisations and initiatives

  • British Nutrition Foundation (BNF), a scientific and educational charity that promotes and disseminates evidence-based nutritional knowledge and advice.
  • World Obesity Federation, which works to alert the world of the growing health crisis threatened by obesity and acts to persuade governments to take action now.
  • The Food Commission, which campaigns for safer, healthier food in the UK.

General articles and links

About this resource

This resource was first published in ‘Obesity’ in January 2005.

Topics:
Ecology and environment, Genetics and genomics, Health, infection and disease, Medicine
Issue:
Obesity
Education levels:
16–19, Continuing professional development