obesity

New Study Reveals Reason COVID More Severe in Overweight Adults

The coronavirus appears to target both fat cells and certain immune cells within body fat, which may explain why overweight and obese people are more likely to develop severe COVID-19, researchers report.

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Over Half Of Young Adults Are Obese Or Overweight, Study Says

More than half of America’s youngest adults — 56 percent of those ages 18 to 25 — are overweight or obese, according to Johns Hopkins research, published in JAMA.

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Number of States with High Obesity Rate Nearly Doubles Since 2018: CDC

The number of states with an obesity rate of at least 35 percent has nearly doubled in two years, with continuing racial and ethnic disparities, according to research released by the Centers for Disease Control

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New Analysis of Health Conditions & High Risk for Covid-19: Anxiety, Obesity plus More

New data from 4.8 million hospitalizations finding 94.9% of Covid-19 patients had these common underlying health conditions that are largely preventable…

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Jocko Willink Blasts COVID ‘Experts’ Lockdown Insistence Obesity & COVID

Retired Navy Seal says experts and government officials failed to promote staying fit during COVID on ‘Fox News Primetime’ as 80% of COVID hospitalizations are obese and no one is talking about these facts.

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90% of COVID Deaths are in Countries with High Obesity Rates

Deaths from coronavirus are ten times higher in countries where more than half the population is overweight, according to a new study — with the UK ranked among the worst countries.World Health Organisation warns report is a ‘wake-up’ call to governments.

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Obesity Increases Risk of Covid-19 Death by 48% Study Finds

A new study from researchers at the UNC found that obesity increases the risk of contracting the coronavirus as well as death from Covid-19.

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