Examples of lectures by Professor Berit L. Heitmann:

  • The increase in obesity – what are the causes and the consequences?
  • Childhood obesity – a ticking bomb in modern society?
  • Heritage and the environment – genes versus lifestyle – homo sapiens in stoneage and modern times
  • The social and psycological consequences of obesity – ”She is just fat because she eats too much and moves too little”
  • Occurrence and development of obesity nationally and worldwide – a challenge to society of vast dimensions
  • The novel causes of obesity : pollution, virus, bacteria etc?.
  • Obesity – a specific challenge to female health?
  • Low fat, low carb, low calories – Where should the dietary focus be for weight loss?