The World’s Rising Obesity Crisis

Obesity levels in the developed world have reached epidemic levels.  Due largely to poor dietary choices and low physical activity, the overwhelming majority of humanity is in critically poor physical condition.  However, even I am shocked at these worldwide obesity statistics presented in the following infographic.

With 1.5 billion adults classified as obese worldwide, and 70% of Australian males obese, the economic costs associated with this growing health epidemic are rising.  The sad truth is that obesity is AVOIDABLE.