Essay Overweight And Obesity : Issues That People Faced Nowadays

1544 Words Nov 14th, 2016 7 Pages
Overweight and obesity are issues that people faced nowadays. According to the data from the World Health Organization (WHO) (2016), “Worldwide obesity has more than doubled since 1980” (World Health Organization [WHO], 2016). Report showed that “About One-Third of the Global Population Is Overweight or Obese” (Bronner, 2014). Moreover, the researchers also found that “More than 50% of the world’s 671 million obese live in 10 countries: United State, China, India, Russia, Brazil, Mexico, Egypt, German, Pakistan, and Indonesia” (Murray & Ng, n.d.). With the highly innovated scientific technology and various obesity treatments, most of people in today’s society are still struggling with their weight issues, and I am curious on why people in today’s society are easy to get fat and whether people can reduce their body fat effectively through the scientific ways. If it is achievable, then what should people do? If not, then what is the alternative?
The relationship between the science and the overweight and obesity is always a popular topic. Some people believe that the only way to reduce the fat through the meal control or exercise; others argue that people can only become slender by utilizing the medical surgery or medical treatment, and still others believe that people should figure out what are the factors, either environmental or behavioral that affect people become obese. In the field of natural science, the main objective is to find the rules behind all the natural…

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