The majority of people with BMIs 30+ suffer from their being obese. Their pains are physical, mental and emotional.
The physical pains are obvious, they include the full range of medically proven reasons for coronary artery disease (CAD) such as high blood cholesterol, high blood pressure, high fasting glucose levels as well as joint and bone pain, breathlessness, chronic exhaustion and many others.
The number of people who are classified overweight to morbidly obese is increasing at an alarming rate worldwide. Australia, the United Kingdom and the United States are among the countries where almost 2 out of 3 people are overweight. And 30% of the overweight population are in the obese categories.