Obesity is characterized as an excess or abnormal amount of body fat. In Canada 1 in 4 adults and 1 in 10 children are considered obese.  Obesity is recognized as a chronic condition by the World Health Organization (WHO) because it is a lifelong process to manage obesity. For more information on obesity and how you can manage your condition please visit Obesity Canada,

The World Health Organization. 

Dr. Jason Fung

Diet Doctor