Childhood Obesity: Time to Obsess
Kiran Mayee* and Mahesh G
Department of Pharmaceutical Analysis & Quality Assurance, MallaReddy College of Pharmacy, Osmania University, Hyderabad, Telangana, India
- *Corresponding Author:
- SHARMA VIVEK, E-mail: [email protected]
Received date: 15/03/2015 Accepted date: 21/04/2015
Overweight or Obesity, defined as abnormal or excessive fat accumulation that presents a risk to health. Years pass, but obesity still remains as major health problem or condition starting from infant to old age individuals. Back to the past if we analyze the reasons for obesity the reasons include intake of more calories, Sedentary Lifestyle, insufficient sleep and rarely obesity gene. People with obesity have the probability of diabetes, heart disease, stroke, arthritis, and some cancers. Present work shows the various paths of obesity from the past, recent advances in the present and future challenges. Youth stoutness has dramatically multiplied in kids and quadrupled in teenagers in the previous 30 years.