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Top : Health : Conditions and Diseases : Nutritional and Metabolic Disorders : Obesity (84 web sites)
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BBC Science - What are the health risks of obesity?
The impact of obesity in the UK: financial, related health problems, personal.
http://www.bbc.co.uk/science/0/21702372

Center on an Aging Society - Obesity Among Older Americans
At risk for chronic conditions and the groups most likely to be effected.
http://ihcrp.georgetown.edu/agingsociety/pubhtml/obesity2/obesity2.html

Forbes - What The Obesity Epidemic Costs Us
Infographic illustrates the $450 billion annual cost connected with being overweight in the U.S., from increased medical costs to jet fuel, diet products and clothing.
http://www.forbes.com/sites/bethhoffman/2012/08/16/what-the-obesity-epidemic-costs-us-infographic/

Mercer University School of Medicine - The Obesity Problem
Tutorial on specific health risks associated with obesity and what can be done about it.
http://www-medlib.med.utah.edu/WebPath/TUTORIAL/OBESITY/OBESITY.html

Obesidad.net
Treat your obesity disease with free weight loss tips, diets and nutrition advice. Ask Dr. Goldberg and health forum.
http://obesidad.net/english2002/default.htm

PBS NewsHour - How U.S. Obesity Compares With Other Countries
First in a series in which the PBS NewsHour and the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development, or OECD, will explore how health care and health policy in OECD's 34 member countries compare with the United States.
http://www.pbs.org/newshour/rundown/how-us-obesity-compares-with-other-countries/

PBS NewsHour - Obesity in America: By the Numbers
Startling statistics showing that American adults are expanding by the year, along with their children and health care costs.
http://www.pbs.org/newshour/rundown/obesity-in-america-by-the-numbers-1/

Spine Universe - Back Pain and Obesity
Connection of obesity to back pain and osteoporosis.
http://www.spineuniverse.com/conditions/back-pain/back-pain-obesity

Testing Knowledge - How Much Do You Know About Obesity?
Quiz about obesity from the University of Virginia Health System.
http://www.healthsystem.virginia.edu/assets/UVAHealth/ssi/includes/obeseqiz.html