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Obesity

When 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.
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Obesity By Kathleen Y. Wolin, Jennifer M. Petrelli
Obesity edited by Barry Gumbiner
Obesity: Mechanisms and Clinical Management
Obesity: A Reference Handbook
Obesity By Wendy B. Murphy
The Obesity Code: Unlocking the Secrets of Weight Loss
Obesity: Cultural and Biocultural Perspectives
Obesity: Preventing and Managing the Global Epidemic
Obesity: Pathophysiology, Psychology, and Treatment
Social Justice and the Urban Obesity Crisis: Implications for Social Work
Little Known Facts
"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: Health Care
"about 280,000 people die each year" Read More at One Fitness
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