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Obesity Uproar in America

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Lauren Delgado

on 14 January 2013

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Transcript of Obesity Uproar in America

OBESITY ON THE RISE What is Obesity? Causes of Obesity Effects of an Obese Country Government Instated Solution Obesity is a medical condition in which excess body fat has accumulated to the extent that it may have an adverse effect on health, leading to reduced life expectancy and/or increased health problems. Bad Solutions Gym Class in School Health Education in School Self Motivation 20% of Kids Ages 6-9 are Obese -Increased 79% death rate rise due to medical problems stemmed from obese individuals. -Heart, Liver, Lungs, Bones, and Stomach of the body are severely damaged

-Greater risk for heart disease, cancer, diabetes, and strokes -Bulimia, Anorexia, Insomnia, Anxiety, and Self-Harm are at heightened chance in a state of obesity. 56% Increase Bullying and Teasing Scientists:
Gabriela You can STOP this! BULLYING = PERFECTION! Processed foods are high
in fat and sugars which can
increase body fat and lead to
obesity. Mcdonalds and other
fast food chains are the
largest producers of
unhealthy foods. Many Americans get little
to no exercise in their daily
life. Many people spend most
of their time in front of the T.V
and on their couch. It is important
for Americans to be physically active
to maintain a healthy lifestyle. Americans have many different
lifestyle options and food choices.
Unfortunately, not many Americans
make the right choice for themselves.
Americans have become accustomed
to fattening foods and little exercise. Mental and Physical Health, Children's Growth and Perceptions, and Money from the Nation Deformities, Disabilities, and Developmental Delays are consequences of children in a state of obesity.

Children are now being born overweight rather then create it overtime. EVEN WORSE!

Proving, how more children by an increased by 1 in every 7 children being born obese. *An important Government Message* 85% of adults don't remember any lessons learned regarding healthy esting and exersize in high school. Laziness+Junk food=Weight gain 46% of teenagers blamed laziness for their weight gain.
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