Childhood obesity is a growing concern worldwide and has become a significant public health issue. The “Beat Obesity” project, launched in Koh Samui on September 12, 2023, aims to address this problem by educating students, teachers, and parents about healthy habits, providing regular fitness tests, and analyzing health outcomes to help children achieve a healthy weight range.
On September 5, 2023, at 9:30 AM, Wat Phu Khao Thong School in Mae Nam Subdistrict, Koh Samui District, held the opening ceremony for the Exercise with Aerobics to Reduce Childhood Obesity Project. Miss Siranee Sisikajorn, Deputy Director of Wat Phu Khao Thong School, presided over the event. Key participants included members of the municipal council, health fund committee, teachers, students, trainers, municipal staff, and representatives from the Department of Public Health and Environment.