Obesity Detection and Prevention
Frequently Asked Questions
What Is Obesity?
The medical profession has a guideline for defining obesity:
a Body Mass Index (BMI) of 30 or greater. Read more...
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People who are obese are at risk for many chronic diseases.
Beyond the obvious ones—heart disease, diabetes,
orthopedic problems—obesity has been linked to breast, colon,
gall bladder and kidney cancer. Here are even more…
Some changes you can make now to help break bad habits.
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