Obesity

Obesity is an excess of body weight due to fatty tissue. Milder forms are called “overweight”. See also the symptom of “weight gain”.

Obesity is a common chronic condition in the developed world, and often co-occurs with three other ...

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Causes of Obesity

Primary Obesity: The most common situation is obesity that is caused by multiple factors, without a single clear cause, alongside ...

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Types of Obesity

Types of obesity include:

  • Primary obesity
  • Secondary obesity

Milder forms include:

Other types include ...

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