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Investigaciones han demostrado que la obesidad es uno de los principales motivos de enfermedades las cuales estadísticamente se encuentran como número uno en causas de muerte, algunas de estas son:

← Hipertensión ← Diabetes ← Afecciones cardiacas ← Problemas respiratorios

México se ha convertido en uno de los países con más índices de obesidad causados por varios factores en los que se encuentran:

← Falta de actividad física ← Sedentarismo ← Mala alimentación ← Estilo de vida

De las 1,200 millones de personas que tienen problemas de sobrepeso y obesidad en el mundo, 80 millones son mexicanos

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Datos de la OCDE colocan a México en segundo lugar de los países con mayor índice de obesidad en su población con el 30%. Superado únicamente por Estados Unidos de América con el 33.8%
Los países con menor índice de obesidad son Japón y Corea con el 4%
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• La obesidad infantil es actualmente un problema de salud en México. Hay más de 4 millones de niños que sufren de sobrepeso y obesidad. • 1 de cada 5 niños tiene problemas de sobrepeso.
México ocupa el 4to lugar en Obesidad Infantil sólo superado por: Grecia, Italia y Estados Unidos.

¿Sobrepeso u Obesidad?
El índice de masa corporal (IMC) es un indicador simple de la relación entre el peso y la talla que se utiliza frecuentemente para identificar el sobrepeso y la obesidad en los adultos. Se calcula dividiendo el peso de una persona en kilos por el cuadrado de su talla en metros. (kg/m2). Algunos datos interesantes... • La obesidad es más común entre la población más vulnerable de educación y recursos, especialmente mujeres.*
En Estados Unidos, más del 40% de las personas con obesidad no tiene trabajo, y quienes lo tienen ganan hasta 18% menos que las personas con peso normal.**
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