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It can cause Obesity, Heart disease, Blood problems, Death, sometimes even cancer.

I was overweight, and i began to become Obese and almost heart problems, i could breath sometimes i lost my weight and i am now fine. It can cause diabetes because you most likely are eating too much sugar. It can be dangerous to others because your big tummy can get in the way. (I learned this on George Lopez the TV show)
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How can being overweight affect your health?

High blood pressure Type 2 Diabetes Heart Disease Back, neck, and other bone and joint problems Carpal Tunnel Gout Infertility Pancreatitis Incontinence Increa

Positives and negatives of being overweight?

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Why is being overweight bad for you?

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Can being overweight stop periods?

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Is being overweight the same as being fat?

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Compare being obese to being overweight.?

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How do you prevent being overweight?

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What are the risks of being overweight?

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Can your feet get sore from being overweight?

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What does being overweight or obese increase the risk of?

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Is being overweight a sin?

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Is being overweight a choice?

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