"I think a sedentary lifestyle leads to obesity in Magallanes"

Lobesity is still a problem for the country and above allO
for the Magallanes area. This week a new message was revealed
published by the United Nations
Food and Agriculture (FAO), which has included Chile with the country
the highest obesity index in South America for women.

According to
"Panorama of Food and Nutrition in America
Latin America and the Caribbean 2018 "31% of the female population over 18 years old
years constitutes this condition.

The details of the study showed that obesity levels in Chilean men at the legal age are attainable 24.9%, ranking second in South America.

According to
latest data released by the latest national health survey
2016-2017, with Magallanes more than 13.6% for children under the age of six
are obesity, and in people aged 14 to 64 this status is observed
by 32.3%.

Regional views

This, the Magallanes Department of Health, Mariela Rojas, said that "
Obesity is a regional, national problem, not just for women
but also in men and boys it is the most serious thing.

As principles
we are working on several fronts and we hope you have
good results, although not fast because they are associated with a
cultural change, especially with a sedentary lifestyle and type
food, I think seductive lifestyle is what brings us to
Obesity. "

another part, during his work in Magallanes, a representative of the network representatives
Auxiliary doctor Luis Castillo noted that "obesity is a
the problem of men, not only women, men, is more
obesity, child obesity is a very serious problem and overweight
the same is an integral approach that we need to address in a
cross-section, not only from a health point of view, but also
educational and physical exercises ".

@ JesúsNieves

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