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NMA Stages National Campaign Against Obesity

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Updated May 28, 2016

NMA, ObesityThe Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) says it has led a national campaign against obesity and other forms of unhealthy lifestyles for healthy living.

The Chairperson of the FCT branch of the NMA, Fatima Mairami, disclosed this during a road walk in Abuja, Nigeria’s capital.

She said that obesity and other forms of unhealthy lifestyles had claimed lives of professionals and non-professionals alike.

According to the medic, the campaign was targeted at creating public awareness on the need to engage in regular exercise and live a healthy lifestyle as one way to prevent the diseases.