Obesity: the silent pandemic


  • Ekjot Kaur Institute of Nursing, University Regional Centre, Goindwal Sahib, Tarn Taran, Punjab, India
  • Prabhjeet Kaur Institute of Nursing, University Regional Centre, Goindwal Sahib, Tarn Taran, Punjab, India




Prevalence , Obesity, Silent pandemic


The overall prevalence of obesity worldwide has approximately tripled between 1975 and 2016. In 2016, 13% of the world’s population aged 18 and above (11% men, 15% women), were found to be obese.


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How to Cite

Kaur, E., & Kaur, P. (2023). Obesity: the silent pandemic. International Journal Of Community Medicine And Public Health, 10(11), 4525–4526. https://doi.org/10.18203/2394-6040.ijcmph20233505



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