Children in the United Kingdom are heavier than ever. The United Kingdom ranks ninth overall in the world for overweight children. Being overweight and obese is dangerous for your overall health. It causes high blood pressure, high cholesterol, heart disease, and diabetes. These conditions also have mental effects as well. Here are some more stats on obesity in children in the UK and what we can do about it.
Infographic Source: https://www.ppacovered.co.uk/exercise-childhood-obesity/