Can obese people have lupus?

Answer Lupus is an autoimmune disorder that is primarily caused by genetics and a person's environment. Obese people are just as likely to get lupus than non-obese people, and the complications from lupus... Read More »

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Obese people?

i lost 7 and a half stone when i was 23 years old. i had ballooned from a slim size ten(uk size) to a size 20. i lost all my weight and got back down to a size 10 by healthy eating and using my st... Read More »

How many people in Canada are obese?

A study in 2004 by Michael Tjepkema for Canada discovered 23.1 percent of adult Canadians, or 5.5 million people aged 18 or over, were obese. A further 36.1 percent, or 8.6 million, were overweight... Read More »

Why are obese people at risk for diabetes?

To the asker: It is assumed that excess weight results in resistance to insulin, which makes it harder to transfer glucose to the body to be used as fuel. That is not necessarily correct. Fat ce... Read More »

Why do we coddle the obese and harass thin people?

we do have it backwards. im also in pretty good shape, and i get so much sh*t for being skinny. it really does not make sense.