Obesity : Obesity And Diabetes

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Being Fat or simply overweight used to be celebrated and admired, now it’s stigmatized and looked down upon. Getting fat used to give us a genetic edge: When food was scarce, we needed to store backup reserves of energy, because we couldn’t always guarantee when or where we’d find our next meal. However, as our food industry and the infrastructure of our economy changes, so do our views and options. Over the past several years, obesity has become a serious health concern in all around the world, Including the United States; overweight is at least partly responsible for the dramatic increase in diagnoses of type two diabetes (on-set diabetes) among children and adults. Diabesity is the label for diabetes occurring in the context of obesity (McNaughton 71 ). In Diabesity and the stigmatization of lifestyle in Australia we diagnose the correlation between obesity and diabetes; whether one of them is a product of the other, the fact is there’s a solid boundary between being thin and big. We know that overweight can be risk factors for other diseases, not only diabetes. As McNaughton stated in reality we can’t justify that just because an individual is obese that they have diabetes or vice versa; overweight and obesity are cohesively held up as significant risk factors for type two diabetes, the relationship between them is actually very complicated (McNaughton 72). Diabesity has been recognized as a major public health problem that is exponentially growing to becoming a

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