Obesity: The Most Common Public Health Challenges In The World

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Obesity is defined as a condition which weight gained has reached a point where it causes a substantial risk of health. World Health Organization has defined obesity as an abnormal or excessive fat increase that may impair health. Obesity is one of the most common Public Health challenges in the world and is already responsible for a major number of the health cost and deaths in society. Obesity rates have increased steeply in recent decades, with two-thirds of American adults being overweight and one- third of the entire population being obese. Significantly increasing in numbers of illnesses, including type-2 diabetes, heart disease, hypertension, cancer, arthritis, Alzheimer’s disease, dementia, and infant mortality are arising in the United
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