Research conducted across the country on obesity

Sunday, 16 June 2013 - 8:04

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A research has been commenced by the Medical Research Institute regarding reducing obesity.

 

Health Authorities point out that obesity has turned out to be a major issue and 22% of the country’s population is obese.

 

Director of the MRI Dr. Anil Samaranayaka expressed these views.

 

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