Tag: obesity

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Salford fitness group helping to tackle obesity and mental health crisis

A fitness group in Salford, U-First Fitness society is changing the lives of its members with its community led approach to tackling obesity.

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“More children are on the bigger side”- Salford’s child obesity is on the rise

Obesity, especially child obesity, often becomes a worry in people’s minds at this time of year with Halloween and Christmas just […]

Tackling obesity in Salford over Christmas

Tackling obesity in Salford over Christmas

An average person will put on 0.5kg-1kg of weight on over Christmas but groups in Salford are fighting back to tackle the problem and reduce obesity.

Healthy lifestyle project tackling obesity in three worst areas of Salford

Healthy lifestyle project tackling obesity in three worst areas of Salford

Salford Primary Care Together, Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust and Salford Red Devils Foundation have joined forces to tackle obesity. This activity-based programme […]