Tobacco and obesity epidemics: not so different after all?

BMJ. 2004 Jun 26;328(7455):1558-60. doi: 10.1136/bmj.328.7455.1558.


Campaigns to promote healthy eating are undermined by the ubiquity of processed, energy dense foods. A global strategy is now needed to tackle the rising prevalence of obesity

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Advertising / economics
  • Diet
  • Energy Intake
  • Food Industry
  • Global Health
  • Humans
  • Obesity / epidemiology*
  • Smoking / epidemiology*