Effects of Diets (Obesity (1/3 American Children Obese (Shorter Lifespan…
Effects of Diets
Different Types of Diseases related to Diets.
Type 2 - Due to Diet - 90 - 95% in US
Caused by Body not producing or properly use insulin
Gestational - Pregnancy - Increased risk for type 2
Symptoms - Increased thirst and frequent urination, Extreme hunger, Weight loss, Blurred vision, Slow-healing sores or frequent infections.
In 2012 29.1 Million Americans
HTN, Blindness, Kidney Disease
7 million Americans - 500,000 die
40x the risk of developing cancer
Overweight children become Overweight adults
85 thousand Americans die due to Alcohol consumption.
Poor diet and physical activity lead to 400 thousand deaths in America.
Can lead to disease
2nd leading cause of death in the US
30% more fat is considered Obese
Louisiana, Missouri, Alabama, and West Virginia
1/3 American Children Obese
Shorter Lifespan than parents
Overweight - A BMI between 25 and 29.9
Obesity - A BMI of 30 or higher