Obesity – What Risks Do You Face If You Are Overweight Or Obese?


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ISBN 978-983-104-191-8
Book size: 140 x 110mm
Pages: 90

What risks do you face if you are overweight or obese?

  •  5-93X higher risk of getting DIABETES (90% of those with Type 2 Diabetes are obese or overweight).
  •  25-33% more likely to get colon, prostate, endometrial, esophegal, kidney, and post-menopausal breast CANCERS.
  •  Twice as likely as leaner people to suffer a STROKE.
  •   3-6X higher risk of developing HIGH BLOOD PRESSURE.
  •   For obese men, 21% more likely to develop GALLSTONES.
  •   For obese women, 7X more likely to develop GALLSTONES.
  •   Obesity can reduce LIFE EXPECTANCY by up to 9 years.

Weight management:

  •   What works & what doesn’t
  •   What you can do to help your child
  •   The real causes of obesity
  •   What to eat & how to eat healthily
  •  The health benefits of regular exercise.


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Weight 0.055 kg