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Covid-19 Likely To Increase Obesity In Ireland

A leading bariatric surgeon has warned that the Covid-19 pandemic is likely to increase obesity i...

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09.09 4 Mar 2021


Covid-19 Likely To Increase Obesity In Ireland


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A leading bariatric surgeon has warned that the Covid-19 pandemic is likely to increase obesity in Ireland.  Dr. John Conneely a Consultant Surgeon at the Mater Private Network, made the claim following new data from the CSO which revealed that more than 4 in 10 people said their consumption of junk food and sweets had increased since the start of the Covid-19 crisis.  To discuss further Ciara spoke to Dr Eva Orsmond, Medical doctor and health advocate at Orsmond Clinics.

 

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