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# Obesity

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How to tackle male obesity? Laughter, diet and being around other men
A Fine Gael senator wants to regulate ice-cream van chimes, but says 'it's about a bigger issue'
Almost one in four Irish adults are obese, a rate worse than most of Europe
Half-ton Mexican man, once the world's heaviest, dies aged 48
Reilly: More shops need to stop selling sweets and chocolates at checkouts
Darina Allen: A shared meal was once the bedrock of family life – its loss is a serious problem for society
Darina Allen
Opinion: How we deal with illness and ageing is painfully outdated
Robert Grant
This anti-obesity poster from France is totally unforgettable
This burger joint claims that it can give customers a heart attack
How much sugar do you eat everyday? Time to cut it in half
Column: Fat isn’t funny anymore – not when it’s costing the country almost €4bn a year
John Verling
Research finds targeted health programme lowers obesity in children
Column: Positive body image or normalising excess weight? The line for plus-size fashion
Lorraine Courtney
Aaron McKenna: Ban the school tuck shop and watch childhood obesity plummet
Aaron McKenna
Tuck shop crackdown: Quinn to issue healthy eating guidelines for schools
UK city sending 'motivational' texts to obese citizens
Ireland is eating more fast food as waistlines continue to grow...and grow
Alcohol abuse among over 50s has increased since the financial crisis
Column: Should PE be an exam subject in schools? YES.
Steve Doody
Teens discover whether obesity awareness affects young people's food choices
Small glasses of cordial have up to five cubes of sugar
This is what it is like to be a five-year-old in Ireland
Poll: Should the government do more to tackle Ireland's 'obesity crisis'?
Obesity linked to early onset of puberty in girls
Celebs and sports stars urged not to advertise sugary drinks
Concern Ireland is 'not far behind the US' for obesity
Is your cat or dog obese? It could be guilty of 'emotional eating'
Minister: The number of obese three-year-olds in Ireland is frightening
Children of obese mothers 35 per cent more like to die early - study
Men who skip breakfast 'face higher risk of heart attack'