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Obesity falls in English schools

The number of obese and overweight children in the final year of primary school in England has fallen, albeit slightly, for the first time in six years.

A third (33.3%) of pupils aged 10-11 measured in 2012-13 were obese or overweight, compared with 33.9% the previous year.

Dominic Hughes reports.

  • 11 Dec 2013
  • From the section Health
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