Smarter treatment options to tackle the silent menace of Obesity and Obstructive Sleep Apnoea (OSA)Journal: Journal of Diabetes and Endocrinology Research (Vol.1, No. 1)
Publication Date: 2019-11-10
Authors : Dr Mahender Yadagiri Dr Parijat De;
Page : 1-1
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Obesity is a rapidly growing global public health issue in view of its prevalence, costs, and complications. As per WHO in 2016, the worldwide prevalence of obesity (BMI>30Kg/m²) is about 13% of the world's adult population (11% of men and 15% of women). The worldwide prevalence of obesity nearly tripled between 1975 and 2016. 29% of adults were classified as obese in England 2019, an increase from 26% in 2016 .
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