The Causes Of Childhood Obesity Is A Big Problem

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Obesity is a disease that is linked to bad nutrition where the body stored excess fat and is unhealthy. When the dodies mass index is over 30 kilograms. Obesity happens when the amount of food taken in goes over the amount burned off. Obesity causes diseases and death. In the United States obesity has become a big problem. In the past thirty years, the number of overweight people has gone up a lot. “A study done by the Centers of Disease Control showed that since 1980, one third of our adult population has become overweight.” (Klatt )
America has the fattest people. “According to a report in the Journal of the American Medical Association, 58 million people in our country weigh over 20 percent of their body’s ideal weight.The article
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two thirds of the adults in the united states are considered to be overweight or obese. people says that a few pound does not seem like ios a big deal, but what the really does is increase your high blood pressure and also your high blood sugar. also in the United States there is one third of the adults the have obesity. ("Understanding Adult Overweight and Obesity )

Childhood obesity is on the rise in the United States. In the year 1980 seven percent of children ages six to eleven were overweight. It has risen to eighteen percent in twenty two years. Children ages twelve to fourteen years old increased from five percent to twenty one percent in the same time period. In the past thirty years childhood obesity has doubled and in adolescents it has tripled.
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in the year of 1980 there was about 857 million people worldwide were overweight or obese, they were not trying to do anything with their body like they were not trying to do activities and go to the gym just eat and stay home so that why it grow more them what its was. by the year of 2013 that number had more than the doubled. the research that they did was the is nearly one third of all living people, their a whopping of 2.1 billion in the U.S.A and there are either overweight or obese. In the U.S the percent of men with obesity is 70.9, for the woman percent is 61.9, and for the children the percent is 39.9 all of this percent mean the overweight or obese the people had in todays days and that bad because nobody is doing nothing to stop it. (

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