Lobesity is still a problem for the country and above allo
for the Magallanes region. This week, a new report was published
published by the United Nations Organization for the United Nations
Food and Agriculture (FAO), which is Chilean as a country with
the highest index of obesity in South America in women.
According to the
"Panorama of Food and Nutrition in America
Latin and Caribbean 2018 "31% of the female population over 18 years
years represents this condition.
The study showed with details that the degree of obesity of Chilean men in the marriage age range 24.9%, occupies the second place in South America.
According to the
latest data published by the latest National Health Survey
2016-2017, with Magallanes more than 13.6% in children under the age of six years
Obesity occurs, and in people aged 14 to 64, the condition is noticeable
This, the Ministry of Health Magallanes, Mariela Rojas, said that "
Obesity is a regional, national problem, and not just for women
but also in men and boys, which is the most serious thing.
We work on several fronts and we hope you have it
good results, even if they are not fast because they are related to a
cultural changes, especially with the sedentary lifestyle and type
food, I think that the sedimentary way of life is what brings us to
the second part, during his time at Magallanes, the under-secretary of the networks
Doctor Asistenciales, Luis Castillo, said that "obesity is a
the Chilean problem, not just women, are more men
obesity, obesity in children is a very serious problem and overweight
Equal This is a comprehensive approach that we must solve in a
cross-section, not only from the medical point of view, but also from the medical aspect
educational and physical exercise ".