Mother Faces Backlash For Refusing To Enrol Daughter In School With Overweight Employees
October 3, 2018 17:07
Morbid obesity is threatening to take over the health of most residents of the United Kingdom. As of 2015, statistics showed that 1.9 million people in Great Britain were severely overweight, but with the numbers expected to double by 2035, many more are at the risk.
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It is more alarming that these figures include children and adolescents, and is not concentrated in one geographical location. Since 1980, there has been a steady increase in the number of young people in the United States struggling with obesity. The rates among children have seen a two-fold increase and a three-fold increase in adolescents.