Anti-Obesity Day 2010

Anti-Obesity Day is observed all over India on November 26th, 2010.This is a small step towards  increasing the consciousness among public for reducing the weight.

You will be surprised to know that overall obesity figure in India standing at 70 million and 17 % of the young in the age group of 14-18 in India are overweight or obese.

Obesity has become alarming problem in India which if often attributed to genes, environmental factors such as eating habits, levels of activity and lifestyle.From heart disease to high blood pressure and urological complication to pregnancy related complication ,obesity attracts a whole lot of ailments.

Someone has studied reducing the weight by 10 k.g can save 3 yrs life for obese person.

So don’t live your life to eat, just eat to live your long life.

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