Obesity causes problems...
In this MDPI article you'll learn about:
- Non-communicable diseases including type 2 diabetes mellitus, coronary heart disease, hepatic steatosis, and cancer are more prevalent in minority groups including Hispanics when compared to Non-Hispanic Whites, leading to the well-recognized terminology of health disparities.
- The presence of obesity in Hispanics is reported to be alarmingly high in men and women. It has been highly associated with type 2 diabetes, dyslipidemias, and non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD). Hispanics might also be considered less active than other ethnic groups.