Obesity - Causes


Obesity is caused by two major factors given below.

When body consumes more calories than it burns:

It’s easily the most common reason for one becoming Obese. The balance between calorie admission and energy consumption decides a person’s weight. More fat is deposited and accumulated in your body if the calories consumed aren’t burned regularly. Our body stores these excess calories as fat.

When sedentary lifestyle becomes a habit:

Many individuals invest lots of time in front of computers and televisions these days – can be for part of their work or for entertainment. This is also a major factor for becoming obese.

Other causes include over use of steroids or some other drugs which may also result in becoming obese

Do you know: Obesity in women is most common during pregnancy or at menopause