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This Sustainable Development Goal aims to ensure healthy lives and promote well-being for all, at all ages. Explore further with host Greg Foot, geneticist Giles Yeo and UKRI Director of International Development Helen Fletcher.

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Greg Foot is a Science Journalist on BBC TV & Radio (including BBC Radio 4’s ‘The Best Thing Since Sliced Bread?’), a successful Podcaster (‘Surprisingly Brilliant’) & popular YouTuber (including ‘Let’s Go Live’ & ‘BBC Earth’). He also gives talks on his science adventures & runs public engagement training around the world. He is a member of Cheltenham Science Festival Advisory Group.

Giles Yeo is a geneticist with over 20 years’ experience dedicated to researching obesity and the brain control of food intake.

Helen Fletcher is Professor of Immunology at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine (LSHTM) and Director of International Development for the Newton and Global Challenges Research Fund (GCRF), UKRI.

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