Health Effects of Overweigh and Obesity in 196 Countries……

Health Effects of Overweight and Obesity in 195 Countries …

http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMoa1614362?query=featured_home&#t=articleDiscussion
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Results. In 2015, a total of 107.7 million children and 603.7 million adults were obese. Since 1980, the prevalence of obesity has doubled in more than 70 countries …

study done over 25 years in 195 countries.
4 million deaths directly linked to obesity in 2015 (world wide)
2.7 million from Coronary hearth disease
0.6 million directly from diabetes
0.7 million from cancer and other obesity related disease
2.8 million death linked to obesity in 2015 (Europe)