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Obesity and premature death, risks for children with obesity


the child with obesity they are at higher risk premature death or adult disabilityNutritionist Víctor Panduro Tucarit, from the Mexican Institute of Social Security (IMSS), said in a statement today.

"The childhood obesity It is associated with a higher likelihood of premature death and disability at the age of adults because they may suffer from respiratory distress, hypertension and present early markers of cardiovascular disease, insulin resistance and psychological effects, "he stressed.

The IMSS Delegation Coordinator in Sonora pointed out that obesity and obesity are hurting a large population worldwide and that they lead to diseases that can be prevented.

"To do this, we must limit the intake of sugars, we must increase the consumption of fruits and vegetables, as well as legumes, whole grains and nuts," said the specialist.

Panduro Tucarit urged parents to prevent, through a healthy diet, diseases or complications that will occur if changes in habits are not made.

Finally, he said that health professionals would try to control patients and maintain recommended indicators such as body mass index, waist circumference, blood glucose, cholesterol, triglycerides and blood pressure. EFE

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