OBESITY is A PROBLEM

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Research Questions

  1. what is obesity

  2. why does it happen

  3. where does it happen mostly

  4. what are some solution

  5. why is it so bad
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Summary of Research

Obesity is a really big problem. the NIH states, “As your body mass index rises, so does your risk for coronary heart disease (CHD). CHD is a condition in which a waxy substance called plaque (plak) builds up inside the coronary arteries. These arteries supply oxygen-rich blood to your heart.” Although obesity is just being overweight it is deadly. Obesity is caused by when you don't move too much and eat too much also NHS claim “Obesity is generally caused by eating too much and moving too little.

If you consume high amounts of energy from your diet, particularly from fat and sugars, but do not burn off the energy through exercise and physical activity, much of the surplus energy is then stored by the body as fat”. It happen in some places more than others like america nearly ⅓ of all americans are obese. There are ways to stop obesity. you can work out. You can get on a diet. There are also many was to stop obesity. If you an adult show good eating habits and try to work out for at least 30 min every. Also don't have so much junk food.Let's Move, “recommends that local municipalities take actions such as forming a committee to investigate the barriers to healthful eating in the city or town, and offering incentives to stores to stock healthier food and drink choices, especially in underserved areas.”



Sources

"What Are the Health Risks of Overweight and Obesity ..." 2014. 27 Apr. 2015 <http://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/health/health-topics/topics/obe/risks>

<http://www.nhs.uk/Conditions/Obesity/Pages/Causes.aspx>

"Solutions for Obesity in America | LIVESTRONG.COM." 2010. 30 Apr. 2015 <http://www.livestrong.com/article/342134-solutions-for-obesity-in-america/>