Tag Archives: Obesity

Weight Watchers adds 1m customers in a year

Membership enhanced by 27% but share price dips as income rise descends short of forecast Weight Watchers International continued its impressive reader increment through the second largest part, thriving 27.6%, or 1 million, to 4.5 million over the past year, but receipts were less impressive, clambering precisely 17.6%, to $409.7 m, over a year earlier. … Read More

One fifth of world’s adults will be obese by 2025, investigate prophesies

Study says UK has highest obesity stages in Europe, while a fifth of worlds obese adults live in six high-income English-speaking countries About a fifth of all adults around the world and a third of those in the UK will be obese by 2025, with potentially disastrous consequences for their health, according to the report … Read More

Gabrielle Deydier: what it’s like to be fatty in France

Gabrielle Deydiers work about being obese has ignited her native France. She tells Stefanie Marsh how their own lives has been a battle against grossophobia, discrimination and verbal abuse until now In August 2015, 37 -year-old Gabrielle Deydier went for a job interview which she passed with flying colours. The chore was for a position … Read More