Consequences of Obesity

Worldwide, obesity’s health effects are deep and vast-and they have a real and lasting impact on communities, on nations, and most importantly, on individuals, today and across future. Overweight and obesity in adulthood and childhood is associated with many serious physiological, psychological, and social consequences. 

Among adults under the age of 70, obesity is second in the number of deaths it causes each year. As obesity rates continue to rise, the number of deaths due to this may soon exceed that of tobacco. Obesity causes  is closely linked with a huge number of health conditions, including heart disease, stroke, diabetes, high blood pressure, unhealthy cholesterol, asthma, sleep apnea, gallstones, kidney stones, infertility, and as many as 11 types of cancers, including leukemia, breast, and colon cancer. 

  • Mortality
  • High Blood Pressure
  • Heart Disease
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Gastroesophageal Diseases
  • Survival Paradox
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Obesity Hypoventilation Syndrome

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