OBESITY & BEING OVERWEIGHT CAUSE HIGH BLOOD PRESSURE
OBESITY & BEING OVERWEIGHT
CAUSE HIGH BLOOD PRESSURE
What is the difference?
What’s the difference between obesity and being overweight? In principal, being obese can mean people are carrying too much body fat, being overweight can be classed simply as, people weigh too much.
All of this will be explained in greater detail, plus how being overweight or obese can cause high blood pressure.
This section will also cover the many conditions that are caused by being overweight or obese, these include:
- Sleep Apnoea (This subject is also covered in section 35 (Sleep)
- Heart Disease
- Metabolic Arthritis (Gout)
- Kidney Disease