Emotional eating plays a huge role in Australia's obesity epidemic with 83% of overweight or obese Australians eating emotionally, according to a recent survey.
The mental health side of obesity is not something that has been given much coverage. Anti-obesity campaigns have mostly been based on a version of the old mantra "eat less, exercise more", but is anyone in the country actually not aware of that?
If it is that simple why does the country keep getting fatter? Please see more at: