People need to understand that being obese is a health problem because of the diseases associated. This should be done through teaching in which people should understand the causes, the problems and the control measures they should take. The community people should be trained on the importance of eating healthily and doing physical exercise. Health education and promotion should be done best through community advocates.
Community campaigners should work together to bring to the community’s attention that obesity is an issue of concern and requiring to be resolved. Community advocacy is very important because as community people see some of their members in the campaign team, they feel encouraged to listen and follow the teachings. Role modeling should be done by people who have kept healthy and evidence eating healthily. This people should be known to be active in physical activities so that they act as excellent examples to the community people.