NHS to open specialist clinics for severely obese children as obesity rates among primary-aged children soar

Latest statistics show obesity rates in reception-aged and year 6 schoolchildren increased by around 4.5 percentage points between 2019-20 and 2020-21 – the highest annual rise since the National Child Measurement Programme began.
NHS to open specialist clinics for severely obese children as obesity rates among primary-aged children soar

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