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Maintaining a healthy weight is important for good health. Being overweight increases your risk of developing health problems including coronary heart disease, stroke, type 2 diabetes, osteoarthritis and some types of cancer. Your weight is determined by the balance between what you eat and drink and how active you are.


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It is estimated that there are around 300,000 people in the UK with a dependency on heroin and/or crack. Of those, around half are in contact with treatment services.