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The Links between Food-Related Trade and Fiscal Policies and Obesity Rates in Low- and Middle-Income Countries

Obesity and overweight are major public health problems strongly linked to high prevalence of non-communicable diseases (NCDs) such as diabetes and cardiovascular disease, which are projected to have an overall cost of almost $7 trillion in the next 15 years in LMICs, placing additional fiscal burdens on already vulnerable economies