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Non-communicable diseases, obesity worry Lungu

PRESIDENT Edgar Lungu plays football to promote National Health Week at Olympic Youth Development Centre in Lusaka yesterday. PICTURE: EDDIE MWANALEZA

STEVEN MVULA, Lusaka
PRESIDENT Edgar Lungu says the impact of non-communicable diseases on the economy is increasing at a worrisome rate.And the President is concerned about the rising prevalence of obesity in Zambia, especially among children.
Mr Lungu said non-communicable diseases are not only costly to treat but they also rob the nation of the most productive members of society.http://epaper.daily-mail.co.zm/




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