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HEALTH

Why Girls are Getting Fat overnight

Otherwise referred to as obesity. Getting fat comes with a health risk which introduces diseases like type 2 diabetes, high blood pressure, high cholesterol and atherosclerosis –a condition brought by narrowing of arteries due to fatty deposits which can lead to coronary heart disease and stroke. Recent statistics show that many people all over the world are struggling with obesity issues. The resend study by Global Gender Disparities for Obesity shows that women are more affected by the condition as compared

  1 year ago ago
Why Girls are Getting Fat overnight

LIFESTYLE

Categories Of People At High Risk Of Serious COVID-19 Symptoms

Below are categories of people at high risk of developing serious Covid-19 symptoms; (Photo credit Google) Lung problems Individuals with preexisting lung problems tend to be at higher risk of developing serious Covid-19 symptoms as Covid-19 normally targets the lungs.

  10 months ago ago
Categories Of People At High Risk Of Serious COVID-19 Symptoms

SCIENCE-HIGHTECH

Scientists Claims That Obesity Can Become A Contagious Disease

Data was analyzed from the project called "M-TEENS" by researchers from the University of Southern California with the participation of 1,111 children and their families. In general, 25% of teens and 75% of adults were diagnosed with obesity, but the results varied from one state to another.

  4 months ago ago
Scientists Claims That Obesity Can Become A Contagious Disease

HEALTH

How Obesity Can Lead to Death

Photo: Courtesy Obesity is one of the leading causes of death in the world today, and it is becoming more common. The condition comes with other side effects that can take you to your grave before it is your time. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), obesity can result into organ damage which can also lead to different conditions such as gastroesophageal reflux, joint problems and diabetes.

  4 months ago ago
How Obesity Can Lead to Death

ENTERTAINMENT

Kenyans Show Support to a Woman Weighing 240 Kgs Seeks Help on How to Lose Weight

A middle-aged aged women has been appealing for help so that she can lose weight. The woman is weighing two hundred and forty kilograms which is equivalent to 540 pounds. The lady hailed from muranga county and her Identity has been concealed for privacy reasons. The lady was seeking help from anyone who could assist her or link her to any person or organization that will walk with her in the journey towards losing weight . The post of her appeals was aired by a journalist from a local television. The journalist

  1 year ago ago
Kenyans Show Support to a Woman Weighing 240 Kgs Seeks Help on How to Lose Weight

HEALTH

Life Style Diseases And How To Avoid Them

1.What are the Lifestyle Diseases? Lifestyle diseases, which are affecting us commonly are Obesity, type II Diabetes, Heart disease, Stroke, Depression and Metabolic syndrome, Also High Blood Pressure, Heart attack, Alzheimer’s disease, Arthritis, Atherosclerosis, Asthma, Cancer, Chronic Liver Disease, Chronic Renal Failure, Osteoporosis and Vascular Dementia. 2.What causes Lifestyle Diseases? The onset of these lifestyle diseases is insidious, they take years to develop, and once encountered do not lend themselves

  1 year ago ago
Life Style Diseases And How To Avoid Them

HEALTH

Where Obesity is Highly Rewarded

Bodi tribe men celebrating kael ceremony photo/courtesy A regular visit to the doctor for health check up is normally loathed by many. Although a necessity, most people would rather wait until they are very sick to visit the hospital. Some believe in the old adage, 'An apple a day keeps the doctor away.' They would rather eat apples and keep the doctor away. The sole reason for this is the fact that a visit to the doctor always comes with more restrictions to your life. If not a new diet then a new phy

  1 year ago ago
Where Obesity is Highly Rewarded

HEALTH

Why we should exercise daily

Why we should exercise daily. Exercise such as physical activities as alot of benefits on our body .Exercise makes our body to be strong and forever stay healthy .Some of the reasons we should exercise are as below. 1.Exercise helps in weight loss. Exercise such as physical activity burns calories and fats in our bodies.It breaks down fats in our bodies leading to a great weight loss. The more the physical activity ,the more the weight loss. 2.Exercise reduces risks of diseases. Exercise reduces risks of certain

  1 year ago ago
Why we should exercise daily

COVID

Why Is Obesity Common In COVID-19 Patients?

Obesity is the most commonly reported health conditions that predispose individuals with SARS-CoV-2 infection to require hospitalization including intensive care unit admissions. The multifaceted nature of obesity including its effects on immunity can fundamentally alter the pathogenesis of acute respiratory distress syndrome and pneumonia, which are the major causes of death due to SARS-CoV-2 infection. A hormone—Leptin, that connects the body's metabolism and immune response system may explain why COVID-19

  1 year ago ago
Why Is Obesity Common In COVID-19 Patients?

COVID

Why Obesity is a risk factor to Corona virus infection

Obesity refers to the state where a person is overweight and his or her Body Mass Index (BMI) is greater than 30. Obesity occurs due to many factors such as poor lifestyle, lack of exercise and genetics. With obesity the risk of mortality due to corona virus infection is high especially to adults over 60 years of age. Corona is an infection caused by corona virus Infection (Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome CoV-2) that affects respiratory tract especially the lungs hence difficulty in breathing. It is a risk

  1 year ago ago
Why Obesity is a risk factor to Corona virus infection

HEALTH

Treat Insomnia Naturally And Escape Heart diseases, Hypertension, Diabetes Depression, And Obesity

Insomnia is a condition where a person is unable to fall asleep or stay asleep, even when sleeping conditions are perfect. Stress and anxiety are common causes of insomnia but it can also be caused by conditions such as depression, asthma, alcohol or drug misuse. The common symptoms of insomnia are 1) Difficulties in falling asleep 2) Waking up during the night 3) Waking up early in the morning 4) Feeling tired and finding it difficult to function during the day . If not well managed, Insomnia may lead to serious

  1 year ago ago
Treat Insomnia Naturally And Escape Heart diseases, Hypertension, Diabetes Depression, And Obesity

HEALTH

Best Remedies for Weight Loss.

Excessive weight than normal weight according to Body Mass Index is called Obesity. Obesity is a disease which affects many people across the globe. Weight can be managed and put under control by following ideal steps. Statistics shows but majority of people who suffer heart attacks is as a result of excessive weight. Excessive weight is caused by our lifestyle which can easily put us under risk. While in class seven, their was a girl who collapsed and died instantly due to heart attack. The underlying problem

  1 year ago ago
Best Remedies for Weight Loss.