This paper describes the relationship between obesity and type 2 diabetes among adults. It describes the epidemiology of each disorder, how the two conditions are linked and why they present a major public health challenge.
PHE Obesity Knowledge and Intelligence team have updated a series of factsheets for 2014. These factsheets compile up-to-date key information and data about obesity and physical activity in an easily readable format. The data factsheets will be a useful resource for policy makers and practitioners.
The tool is designed to help public health professionals make an economic assessment of existing or planned adult weight management interventions