n African Journal of Psychiatry - Binge eating disorder's link to obesity
South African Depression & Anxiety Group : Patients as partners

Volume 16, Issue 1
  • ISSN : 1994-8220



In 2010, South Africa was ranked as the third-most obesity stricken nation following the United States and the United Kingdom. With one out of four people in South Africa being obese or morbidly obese, this figure has alerted international health bodies such as the World Health Organization (WHO) about the rising pandemic of obesity. But what exactly is happening to the waistlines of South Africans?

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