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What began as an american epidemic has gone global and the health issues surrounding obesity are now felt around the world according to a world health organization report, one billion. A guide to obesity: why people become obese, the health risks, body mass index (bmi), treatments for obesity, and more. Understanding the childhood obesity epidemic by william cochran, md “doctor, is my child overweight” “oh no, it is just baby fat and he’ll grow out it. Obesity facts and statistics who factsheet on obesity who global database of bmi (adults) childhood obesity surveillance in the who european region. Understanding food behavior and the “obesity epidemic” requires accurate data on weight this month katherine flegal tells us about how these data are collected and what they show. Inside india's obesity epidemic india, once notorious for malnutrition, is now a land of obesity cnn talks to experts, doctors and families about why cnn talks to experts, doctors and.
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