A healthy lifestyle leads to a positive promotion the public health. WHO defines health as; the state of complete physical, social and mental well being and not just the absence of disease or infirmity.
Living a healthy lifestyle to increase promotion the public health
According to WHO, over 650 millions adults worldwide is obese. In 2016, 39% of adults aged 18 years and over were overweight. Men accounted for 39% whilst women accounted for 40%.
Tackling obesity, particularly in children can positive impact promotion the public health.
Teaching the children a healthy way of eating and the benefits of a balanced meal from a young age can lead to them continuing eating healthy into adulthood and hence decease obesity.