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Obesity is one of the most important health challenges of the last decades at a global level, especially affecting children; since 2013, it is considered a disease. According to the World Health Organization, “globally, in 2013 the number of overweight children under the age of five, is estimated to be over 42 million. Close to 31 million of these are living in developing countries“. Obesity is caused by the lack of proper energy balance and are various and include an inactive lifestyle, environment, genes and family history, health conditions / medicines and other factors – you can consult the article by NIH’s National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute for more info on the factors).… Click to read the full post