Obesity Causes

The balance between calorie intake and energy expenditure determines a person's weight. A lack of energy balance most often causes overweight and obesity. Energy balance means that energy IN should be equal to energy OUT.Some hormone problems may cause overweight and obesity, such as underactive thyroid (hypothyroidism), Cushing's syndrome, and polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS). Other causes include emotional factors, Lack of exercise, age, health conditions.

  • Insulin
  • Psychological Factors
  • physical inactivity
  • Lipid and Glucose Metabolism
  • Genetic Susceptibility
  • Steroidal Imbalance

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