Review decision date: December 2011

Review decision: 

The Centre for Public Health is updating some elements of the public health recommendations in the NICE guideline (CG43) on obesity.

This guideline was previously called obesity: guidance on the prevention of overweight and obesity in adults and children. 

Section 1.1.1 of this guideline has been replaced by Maintaining a healthy weight and preventing excess weight gain among adults and children (2015) NICE guideline NG7.

Section 1.2 of this guideline has been replaced by Obesity: identification, assessment and management of overweight and obesity in children, young people and adults NICE guideline CG189.

Section 1.1.7 of this guideline has been replaced by Managing overweight and obesity in adults – lifestyle weight management services (2014) NICE guideline PH53.