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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

FOOD

How obesity is an impending crisis worldwide

Obesity refers to the state where an individual 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 physical exercise and genetics. Obesity is a diet related infection that not only affects an individual but It’s also a great threat to the society. Obesity cuts across all sectors from health sector, economic sector and agricultural sector. For instance, its impact on health sector is widely witnessed with the increased cases

  1 year ago ago
How obesity is an impending crisis worldwide