Tag: BMI

Study: Alarming Rise in Cancer due to Diabetes and Obesity

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Researchers from several worldwide institutions – including the Imperial College London in the UK and the International Agency for Research on Cancer of the World Health Organization (WHO) in France – have discovered that cancers related to metabolic diseases like diabetes and obesity (high body mass index) have an increasingly high occurrence. Published in the…


New Study: 90% of Men, 80% of Women, and 50% of Children are Overfat

Researchers have labeled the presence of excess body fat that poses a danger to your health as ‘overfat’. This excess body fat, especially in the abdominal region, is commonly associated with an increased risk of chronic diseases, morbidity, mortality and reduced quality of life. Overfat Statistics A recent article, published in the journal Frontiers in…