New ways to tackle ‘ballooning’ problem


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  • Tuesday, 09 Nov 2004

KOTA BELUD: Faced with a literally ballooning problem of more overweight Malaysians, the Health Ministry is taking a different approach in getting people to lead healthy lives.  

Health Minister Datuk Dr Chua Soi Lek said current campaigns were largely targeting the “converted,” who were already practising healthy lifestyles. 

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