What does morbid obesity mean?

Answer According to the Mayo Clinic, morbid obesity means a person has a body-mass index greater than 40. Body mass index is a measurement of a person's weight in proportion to height. For a body mass ind... Read More »

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How does obesity affect lung cancer?

it can affect it in loads of different ways such as pain in body part

How does Mcdonalds contribute to obesity in america?

McDonalds and many other fast food establishments have played a role in the growing problem of obesity all over North America. Not only do they serve very high fat food, but they also promote the ... Read More »

Does obesity cause excessive sweating?

On One Hand: Obesity Can Cause Excessive SweatingObesity is one of the most common causes of excessive sweating because an obese person's sweat glands work twice as hard to excrete unwanted mineral... Read More »

What is morbid obesity?

Morbid obesity is the term used to describe individuals who are so overweight, their health is at risk. "Morbid" means "to cause injury or disease." When a person is morbidly obese, the fatty tiss... Read More »