Modern medicine says today a record number of diseases obesity, and geography of this kind of epidemic is not limited by any boundaries. Of course, in some countries, for example in the U.S., the number of obese varying degrees in several times higher than in Europe.
Physicians more frequently raise questions not only about obesity, but also the “age” of the disease. After all, the history of human civilization had so many “obese” children. If you do not address this problem in a couple of decades, humanity will kneel literally, right under the weight of its own weight.
Relevance has been for almost all the time varied. To this day in the Middle East is accepted as the norm accepted by more than a lush volume of “beauties”. Scientists attribute this to the difficulty bearing offspring in difficult conditions. But the rate of increase “shaped” does not stop today. Some tribes, an ancient custom of “fattening” of their leaders, as their fullness in the worldview of the people due to their well-being. But alas, imaginary welfare of the people is in fact sometimes the leader’s life.
Obesity ( overweight ) were isolated even during the ancient civilizations of Greece and Egypt. There is evidence about overweight Socrates, Grace and other equally famous people, at the same time, the world-renowned Hippocrates and Avicenna advised moderation in eating and a sedentary life. Gluttony and gave battle in Kievan Rus, which recorded written sources. Even then, it was thought that too much fat is not only unattractive, but also does not promise success in your business.
It is very near the present state of affairs. The person suffering from obesity with unattractive figure wreathed in fact it is difficult to find their personal place in the sun, because the employer subconsciously, looking at him, understands that the employee will be out of it is not the best. Usually such people have in addition a whole bunch of different diseases, which will eventually make themselves felt. Besides unpresentable appearance close the door to higher positions.