Obesity spreading in Bangladesh children


PV Desk : More children and teenagers in Bangladesh are obese now than before like many other developing countries, a new study suggests blaming food marketing, policies, and pricing.
Bangladesh is traditionally known for the home of world’s one of the largest number of underweight children.
But a new study, led by the Imperial College London and the World Health Organization or WHO, established experts’ apprehension that the country is in fact facing the ‘dual burden’ of both malnutrition and obesity.