Are you wondering what is diabesity? It is nothing but Diabetes + Obesity. This term was coined by Dr. Francine Ratner Kaufman, M.D. She is an American endocrinologist, who is also a researcher, corporate officer, and consultant in the field of diabetes.
Obesity has become an epidemic in present day world. This is the scenario in America and many other countries. According to the 2010 – 2012 stats 35.7% and 34.9% of adult in America are obese respectively.
This is same in the case of children. For every three American children, one child is obese. This rate has got tripled when compared to the childhood obesity stats of 1963. The main causes for obesity in adults are lethargic desk jobs, no exercise, junk foods, stress, etc.