[French and worldwide epidemiology of obesity].

Abstract

Obesity is a disease characterized by an excessive fat deposition. It is associated to the development of several comorbidities. The worldwide prevalence of obesity has been rising in the past 30 years. Recent results published in 2015 show a global prevalence of 12% in adults, which amounts to 604 million obese adults in the world. The prevalence of… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.lpm.2018.03.023

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