Coahuila reaches 10,000 new cases of obesity

So far this year, Coahuila reached ten thousand new cases of people who were diagnosed with obesity, an abnormal or excessive accumulation of fat that can be detrimental to health and that at least in this entity affects mostly women, with 6,783 detections. The rest that are 3,217 cases correspond to men and the cut is from January to October 2, 2021, according to the report of the National Epidemiological Surveillance System (Sinave).

The above means that this year new cases of obesity increased by 33.3% in Coahuila, compared to the same period, but 2020. Last year, the record was 6 thousand 670 detections, of which 4 thousand 190 were in women and 2 thousand 480 in men.

The Mexican Institute of Social Security (IMSS) in Coahuila indicated this Thursday that Obesity and a sedentary lifestyle increase the risk of complications if you catch COVID-19In addition to being risk factors for triggering cardiovascular diseases and precipitating a fatal outcome, the entire population must do everything possible to lead an active lifestyle for the benefit of their health.

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