OBESITY IN NORTH AMERICA

 

What Is Obesity?

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Obesity, defined as a BMI of 30 or higher has become an immense and continuously growing healthcare concern in todays society. Obesity is now considered a chronic disease related to diabetes, hypertension, and other comurbidities.

It is known as excessive amounts of fat in the body that can threaten your health. Obesity can affect anyone at any age, even though there may be no history. 

To calculate your BMI click here.