Wednesday, July 20, 2016

Severe Obesity Among Minority Children on the Rise

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The number of minority children suffering from severe obesity is on the rise according to a recent study. Severe obesity is described as having a body index of 40 or more. Obesity rates have been rising since the 1980s. In 1999, the number of adolescents with severe obesity was 0.9 percent. From 2013 to 2014, that number jumped to 2.4 percent.


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http://yourblackeducation.com/severe-obesity-among-minority-children-on-the-rise/


1 Corinthians 6:19-20
19 What? know ye not that your body is the temple of the Holy Ghost which is in you, which ye have of God, and ye are not your own?
20 For ye are bought with a price: therefore glorify God in your body, and in your spirit, which are God's.

Deuteronomy 28:15
But it shall come to pass, if thou wilt not hearken unto the voice of the Lord thy God, to observe to do all his commandments and his statutes which I command thee this day; that all these curses shall come upon thee, and overtake thee: