American Univesity of Beirut

NFSC professor Nahla Hwalla promotes obesity awareness campaign: “Your health has a limit, take weight off of it”

​​​​​In our fast-paced, rapidly changing world, it is increasingly difficult to maintain a healthy lifestyle:  Lebanon now ranks among the top 20 nations worldwide in obesity. AUB’s NFSC professor, Dr. Nahla Hwalla, noting that, “We can no longer blame the individual alone for his/her obesity.It is a social and governmental responsibility to develop a strategy and create an environment conducive to maintaining healthy weight”, recently joined forces with the Ministry of Public Health to promote a new awareness campaign under the patronage of Public Health Minister: “Your health has ​a limit, take weight off of it”.

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Check Dr. Hwalla’s interview here​.

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