Australia Measures Up and Faces Obesity

Australia Measures Up and Faces Obesity
Claudia Cukrov
  • 17 october 2008

In an effort to combat obesity, the Australian government is set to hand out 700,000 specially designed measuring tapes to doctors, health centres and the general public.  Recently out-eating the US to claim the fattest nation in the world title, Australia currently has over 9 million obese and overweight adults, which accounts for around 44% of its population.

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