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GLOBALLY 1 IN 10 CHILDREN ARE OBESE

Source: http://www.globalhealthpr.com/ihsms-2-0/ INFOGRAPHICS DETAILS: GLOBALLY 1 IN 10 CHILDREN ARE OBESE But in ONE MONTH in 2012 there were ONLY 15,189 ONLINE CONVERSATIONS world wide THAT’S 1 PER 23,40 OBESE CHILDREN. CHILDHOODOBESITY (Per affected capita) ALZHEIMER’S *142 DIABETES *384 LEUKEMIA *7813 ONLINE CONVERSATIONS RELATED TO CHILDHOOD OBESITY: AND YET WE TALK ABOUT SOME NOT-SO-IMPORTANT STUFF […]

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CHILDHOOD OBESITY

CHILDHOOD OBESITY

Source: http://blog.preventcancer.org/2012/childhood-obesity-infographic/ INFOGRAPHICS DETAILS: Stop Cancer before It Starts CHILDHOOD OBESITY 1/3 of all children and adolescents are overweight obese. Overweight adolescents have a 70 PERCENT chance of becoming overweight adults Childhood obesity has more than tripled in the past 30 years. INCREASED RISK OF Heart Disease Diabetes Stroke cancer. 2/3 of high school kids […]

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OBESITY WORLDWIDE

OBESITY WORLDWIDE

Source: http://www.smart-diner.com/tag/obesity-infographic/ INFOGRAPHICS DETAILS: OBESITY WORLDWIDE 1.5 BILLION ADULTS ARE OVERWEIGHT. 25 % HIGHER HEALTH CARE COSTS COMPARED TO A PERSON OF AVERAGE WEIGHT 65% OF THE WORLD’S POPULATION LIVE IN COUNTRIES WHERE THEY ARE MORE LIKELY TO DIE FROM OBESITY THAN MALNUTRITION. 43 MILLION CHILDREN UNDER 5 ARE OVERWEIGHT That ‘s almost 7% YOU […]

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OBESITY in United States of America

OBESITY in United States of America

Source: https://www.marinahospital.com/infographics/obesity INFOGRAPHICS DETAILS: Overweight and obesity are found worldwide, and the prevalence of these conditions in the United States ranks high along with other developed nations. Approximately 280,000 adult deaths in the United States each year are attributable to obesity. More than half of U.S. adults are overweight : 54.9% Overweight Adults There are […]

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CHILDHOOD OBESITY. DID YOU KNOW?

CHILDHOOD OBESITY. DID YOU KNOW?

INFOGRAPHICS DETAILS: DID YOU KNOW? 38% of 5th, 7,h & 9th graders in California are overweight or obese. 75% of overweight teens are likely to be obese as adults. 80% of children diagnosed with type 2 diabetes are overweight. Ranks #1 among all states in the amount it spends on the health consequences of obesity. […]

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OBESITY. IT’S AS SERIOUS AS A HEART ATTACK

OBESITY. IT’S AS SERIOUS AS A HEART ATTACK

INFOGRAPHICS DETAILS: OBESITY IS A LEADING CAUSE OF: CANCER HIGH CHOLESTEROL BACKPAIN HEART DISEASE HIGH BLOOD PRESSURE DIABETES 33% OF U.S. ADULTS O ARE OBESE. 100% OF EMPLOYERS ARE PAYING THE PRICE. DON’T LET OBESITY BECOME THE NEW NORMAL IN YOUR WORKFORCE Stop the trend with Weight Talk – the only worksite weight loss program […]

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