The number of overweight and obese schoolchildren in China rose to 35 million in 2014, from 6.2 million in 1985, according to a recent study. Photo: Handout
The number of overweight and obese schoolchildren in China rose to 35 million in 2014, from 6.2 million in 1985, according to a recent study. Photo: Handout

Number of obese schoolchildren in China could hit 50 million by 2030, study says

Chinese classrooms have five times as many overweight pupils as in 1985, study claims

The number of overweight and obese schoolchildren in China rose to 35 million in 2014, from 6.2 million in 1985, according to a recent study. Photo: Handout
The number of overweight and obese schoolchildren in China rose to 35 million in 2014, from 6.2 million in 1985, according to a recent study. Photo: Handout
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