Healthy Living

There’s No Hope Of Halting The Obesity Crisis In The Next Decade

04/04/2016 03:53am ET
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The United Nations has a goal to stop obesity in its tracks within the next decade, but according to a new study published in medical journal The Lancent, there’s zero hope of achieving it. Instead, the researchers estimate that one-fifth of adults around the world will be obese by 2025. In 2014, one in eight adults were obese globally.