Weekly News Digest: Obesity and Covid 19 - 11th May | World Obesity Federation

Weekly News Digest: Obesity and Covid 19 - 11th May

NewsWeekly News Digest: Obesity and Covid 19 - 11th May

Welcome to the second weekly digest of stories about COVID-19, obesity and related challenges from across the globe.

We will be compiling stories from credible sources representing all regions of the world, including academic articles, position statements and mainstream news, amongst others. 

If you have signed up to our newsletter, we will be sending this digest to your inbox every Monday during the current pandemic. If you have any stories from your country or discipline, please send through to us at eneeds@worldobesity.org.




  • World Obesity Federation statements on COVID-19 & Obesity. 
    • World Obesity have released a number of statements from our various teams on the implications of COVID-19, our operations, as well as guidance to those living with obesity and advice to governments and local bodies in dealing with COVID-19.



Please note that any views or opinions presented in this email are solely those of the author and do not necessarily represent those of the World Obesity Federation.