Obesity is fast becoming a growing health concern. According to the NIHR Imperial BRC (National Institute for Health Research – Imperial Biomedical Research Centre), endocrine and metabolic diseases are the leading causes of morbidity and mortality in the UK. They have noted that the current obesity epidemic is leading to early death through diabetes, cardiovascular disease and higher incidences of cancer.
CAM Practitioners have been engaged quietly in the fight against excess weight and obesity, and more than ever the help of this community is needed. Naturopath Julie Dargan outlines a workable holistic approach. Read more.