10 Tragic Facts About Obesity The World Should Know



Obesity has long been a problem in many countries, including the United States. In recent years, unfortunately, the medical issue has become an epidemic. Scientists and doctors refer to obesity as a plague of the twenty-first century. The issue is worst in the West, where cheap, horrible food can be had at any time of the day or night. There are so many fast-food joints offering artery-clogging burritos and hamburgers for just a couple of dollars. It is easy to stop in for lunch multiple times per week while away at work. Here are ten tragic facts about obesity the world should know.

Worldwide

Today, there are more people worldwide suffering from obesity as a medical condition than those suffering from hunger or starvation.


Research

Research has proven that those who eat out at dinner or breakfast instead of a home-cooked meal tend to be far more obese than others.