Excess weight is certainly one of the elderly health risks facing the world today. Medically, this condition is called obesity. Obese people are extremely vulnerable to a great number of lethal diseases such as atherosclerosis, high blood pressure, heart attacks and additional cardiovascular problems, diabetes, paralysis and gangrene. Therefore, doctors and medical experts around the […]

According to the National Institutes of Health, about 60 percent of American adults are overweight and 25 percent are obese. In addition, about 25 percent of American children are overweight or obese. Obesity is more than just a cosmetic concern. Being obese poses a lot of health risks on the body. Obese people are prone […]