Obesity

By: Ashley Schuettpelz, Cienna Doell, & Holly Nyquist

What Is Obesity?

Abnormal or excessive fat accumulation that may impair health


The WHO definition is:


  • a BMI greater than or equal to 25 is overweight
  • a BMI greater than or equal to 30 is obesity


2.8 million adults die each year from obesity

What are the Long-Term Effects?

  • joint stress
  • heart disease
  • diabetes
  • cancer risks
  • death

Why Obesity is a Problem?

{The Habits We Create, Determine OUR FUTURE}

Possible Solutions

Best Solution

EXERCISE


  • Can be cheap
  • You can do it at your house
  • Easier than a diet



U.S. Obesity Statistics