Causes of obesityObesity is generally caused due to an increase in high calorie foods and a decrease in physical activity. The energy from excessive food consumption gets stored in fat cells which get enlarged over time. Excessive stored energy leads to obesity.
- High-calorie and processed foods
- Insufficient energy expenditure
- Drug and disease
- Environment and lifestyle.
Health risks associated with obesity-
- Psychological burden
- High blood pressure
- Increased sugar level
- Increased heart disease
- Cancer and many more.