One third of world is obese

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The good news: the US is just as obese as the rest of the world
The bad news: a third (about 2 billion people) are now classified as obese

Being obese is identified by having a BMI of 30 or more. Studies have shown that the extra weight places you at higher risk for a number of diseases including various heart diseases, diabetes, and joint problems.

http://www.cnbc.com/2017/06/14/one-third-of-the-world-is-now-obese-or-overweight-but-us-adults-arent-faring-worst.html

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