MISSION

The mission of the honorary is promotion of the discipline by elevating the standards, ideals, competence and ethics of professionally prepared men and women in Health Education.

A Special Issue on Trends and Determinants of Obesity

A Special Issue on Trends and Determinants of Obesity

It is well-known that obesity increases the risk for diabetes, hypertension, high cholesterol, heart disease, arthritis and various forms of cancer. To curb the ever-increasing health care costs and excess mortality due to higher levels of obesity, more bold and enhanced policy and socio-ecological strategies are necessary that can facilitate environments for healthful eating and physical activity.