Obesity Control Program

The main long-term objective is to keep the incidence rate of obesity unchanged in the coming 10 years. This goal is adopted by the World Health Organization.
  • Objective 1: Primary protection against obesity - reduction of the incidence rate of obesity through controlling its risk factors.
  • Objective 2: Secondary protection against obesity – early detection of cases.
  • Objective 3: Improving the quality of the three-level health services provided for the obese people.
  • Objective 4: Supporting the means of evaluation, follow-up, surveys, and studies on obesity.
  • Objective 5: Enabling the obese people and their families to contribute to controlling obesity and its complications, in addition to playing a role in providing health services and ensuring their quality.
  • Objective 6: Promoting the community partnership to combat obesity.




Last Update : 19 August 2015 01:59 PM
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