This module looks at the issues regarding adult weight such as the causes and impact of obesity. It will help learners to understand what it means to be obese and who is at risk, explore why individuals become overweight or obese and the problems that being obese causes. It also looks at what social care practitioners can do to support service users with weight problems.
Learning Outcomes for this module include:
Understand the problems and health impacts associated with being obese and the extent of the problem, how poor exercising and poor dietary habits begin and are influenced by modern living.
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