M’sia is the highest among Asian countries for obesity

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  • 2014•06•16     The Sun Daily

    Excerpt from The Sun Daily article:

    Malaysia has been rated as the highest among Asian countries for obesity, said Science Advisor to the Prime Minister Tan Sri Zakri Abdul Hamid. …

    “This is a very big problem because it has implication on diabetes, heart problem and others and our Prime Minister (Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak) has also asked the global science and innovation advisory council to work on this,” he told reporters after the launch of the United Nations University-International Institute for Global Health (UNU-IIGH) at the Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM) medical centre here, today.