Chronic Diseases through Obesity

An estimated of 90.6 million children and adults are suffering with chronic diseases throughout the world. Obesity is associated with significant risk of more than 20 chronic diseases and health conditions. Those chronic conditions are diabetes, hypertension, high cholesterol, stroke, heart disease, certain cancers and arthritis. Overweight and obesity are clearly associated with increased risks including kidney, endometrial, colorectal, gallbladder and postmenopausal breast cancer. High waist circumference has been shown to more risks to death by 40 percent compared to normal waist circumference. Prevalence rates of diabetes are similar to prevalence rates for obesity. Medication may also be necessary for controlling chronic diseases through obesity.

  • Chronic kidney disease
  • Colon cancer
  • Type 2 Diabetes
  • Fatty liver disease
  • Gallbladder disease
  • heart disease and strokes
  • Osteoarthritis

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