Can we now get rid of obesity?

Can we now get rid of obesity?

Half of Dutch people are overweight, 16 percent are obese and the number is increasing. Diets and lifestyle coaches have not been able to reverse that trend, but what about medicines? Weight loss medications such as ozempic are welcomed by people who want to lose weight and by some doctors. Does this bring the end of obesity in sight?

Lieke Janssen

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Lucas Brouwers
Martine Kamsma & Niki Korteweg
Editing and editing:
Elze van Driel