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UEFA struggles with obesity

September 12 2007

UEFA together with the European Commission presented a 30-second commercials, which encourages people of all ages for active lifestyles. Movie will be showing in the half time interval Champions League matches. In Europe, the trend is gaining momentum to the conduct of a sedentary lifestyle that contributes to obesity and is one of the greatest challenges of modern health care. According to recent studies, every 6 out of 10 EU citizens have recognized that there is little or not at all involved in sports and physical activity at leisure.

According to the European Commission, the EU more than half the population suffers from obesity. Moreover, 22 million children in Europe is experiencing problems with being overweight, and each year the number is growing by 400 thousand people.

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