Facts about obesity
Obesity is defined as being 20
percent overweight over the ideal weight of the body. Most obesity cases
are caused by lack of food awareness and consuming too much food of bad
quality as well as lack of movement and exerting efforts. Reasons could
be inherited, consuming too much food, unhealthy lifestyle, and lack of
activity, gland dysfunctions and some medications.
Several diseases are related to
obesity, making it become a key for diseases, mainly cardiac and blood
vessels diseases, as well as respiratory, glands and digestive systemsí
diseases, in addition to joints pains and psychological disturbances and
a higher death rate.