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Published, April 28th 2003

Overweight and obesity

With this advisory report the Health Council answers the request of the minister of Public Health, Welfare and Sport to make an inventory of the latest insights and expected scientific breakthroughs with regard to prevention and treatment of overweight and obesity.

This publication may be cited as follows

Health Council of the Netherlands. Overweight and obesity. The Hague: Health Council of the Netherlands, 2003; publication no. 2003/07. ISBN 90-5549-477-1