PHE Report on Obesity and Covid19

Professor Naveed Sattar is one of the key contributors to Public Health England’s (PHE) recent report on COVID-19 and obesity. The report, based on several studies, found evidence consistently suggests that people with COVID-19 who are living with overweight or obesity, compared with those of a healthy weight, are at an increased risk of serious COVID-19 complications and death. 


First published: 24 July 2020