This is because the extra weight causes the body to have problems controlling blood sugar using insulin. Heart failure occurs due to hypertension, which is common in individuals that have excess body fat than that of individuals that do not. High blood pressure is another risk that is associated with having excess body fat. Individuals with high amounts of excess body fat show a increase of blood by volume and significant arterial resistance. Not being able to afford healthy foods is a factor that influences obesity. Across American there are families that do not make enough money to afford the best and healthy foods. Some of these families will eat what they can if it means eating fast foods continually because its cheap and they can make there dollar stretch. For our young children I believe the number one factor is TV and gaming systems. Todays youth are so involved with the TV and game consoles they are not being active as the youth once were.
Out of a typical day the youth spends over 8 hours in front of the TV are playing games. Anorexia nervosa is an eating disorder that people get when they have a fear of gaining weight. The health risk associated with this disease is kidney damage and heart problems. Starvation is also a risk associated with anorexia nervosa. Bulimia nervosa is a type of eating disorder as well. People that suffer from bulimia will eat large amounts of food and then purge the food out of there system. Long-term health risk associated with this disease is that if a person is vomiting to purge the acids in the vomit will cause tooth decade and gum disease. Purging can also lead to osteoporosis.
Binge eating is a disease that a person has that over eats on several occasions Binge eating is linked to hypertension, diabetes, and obesity. Being obese or having excess body fat can lead to other issues in an individuals life. It is so important to try to live a very healthy life style. In order to live a healthy lifestyle you will have to eat the proper foods, exercise regular, and get enough sleep.