On Fridays, we will be doing a health wrap up of what has been happening during the week. Here is this week Health News.
Obesity Rates Will Become Global and Rapidly Increase by 2025
Over one in eight adults are now obese — a ratio that has more than doubled since 1975 and will swell to one in five by 2025, a major survey reported Friday.
Of about five billion adults alive in 2014, 641 million were obese, the data showed — and projected the number will balloon past 1.1 billion in just nine years.