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Obesity Articles and Books
the body of an individual's BMI weight in kilograms exceeds
30 kg/m. This condition can cause a variety of medical
conditions such a diabetes, strokes and heart disease. "The
World Health Organization predicts that worldwide in 2015,
approximately 2.3 billion adults will be overweight, and in
excess of 700 million people will be obese. Obesity can have
serious health effects and increase the risk of
life-threatening diseases." Read more at: