Tag: obesity

Cancer and obesity: a link of cause and effect of the order of 40 percent among Americans with cancer!

Fitness, Health
In the United States, 71% of adults suffer from a weight problem! Control and Americans (CDC) disease prevention centers are the sounding alarm: this excess weight present in the vast majority of the American population would be responsible for nearly 40% of cancers reported in the U.S. State! 40% is the equivalent of some 630,000 people! The CDC even raised this figure to more than 55% of American women compared to only 24% for men. Overweight would encourage the development of thirteen different cancers: cancer of the esophagus, kidney, uterus, ovaries, colon, thyroid, stomach, gallbladder, breast, liver, pancreatic and finally the rectum! The vast majority of those involved are aged 50 to 74 years, cancer screening would therefore focus on these people, whose weight exceeds a standa...
The epidemic of obesity in the United States is an alarming problem!

The epidemic of obesity in the United States is an alarming problem!

culture and Lifestyle, Fitness, Health
In the United States, the problems of obesity are known for a long time, but they don't yet growing worse. A new report shows that no State has registered an overall decline in its rate of obesity in 2017, while six States have seen an increase. The report, signed by the Trust for America's Health and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, analysis 15 years obesity trends, and their impact on health and the U.S. economy. The new results suggest that from 2015 to 2016, 39.6% of adults had a body mass index of 30 or more (France obesity key 15.8% of men and 15.6% of women). Nearly 40 percent of adults are thus considered "obese". If this rate of obesity - well that high - is remained relatively stable last year for most States, six on the other hand are today poor students. They recorded an in...