Healthy Weight Needs Assessment 2023 - Professionals supporting people experiencing challenges maintaining a healthy weight

Closes 16 Jun 2023

Opened 9 May 2023


Overweight and obesity are major risks factors for several chronic illnesses, including cardiovascular disease and type 2 diabetes. Since the pandemic, locally, we have seen increases in the prevalence of both overweight and obesity to 65.3% Nationally, (69.7% in Reading and 61.3% in West Berkshire) in 2021/22 (OHID 2023). This is of great concern.

To inform how we support residents to reach and maintain a healthy weight, live healthy and active lives, we want to hear from colleagues and health professionals to capture to current challenges, explore the impact of Covid 19, the current cost of living and explore solutions. 

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