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[Comment] Rethinking and reframing obesity

In 2011, we published The Lancet’s first Series on obesity, which summarised the then available knowledge about its origins, economic and health burden (with projections for the future), and the physiology of weight control and maintenance. The Series concluded with science-based recommendations for action.1–4 In an accompanying Editorial, we called for a concerted response with five urgent messages (panel).5