World Records for Obesity

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Obesity is considered as the biggest health problem in the world nowadays. It becomes one among the hottest topics when more and more people around the world are growing fat and suffering from overweight problems. Do you know about the world’s fattest nation, the world’s fattest woman and man, or the world’s fattest toddler? The article will give you some information about the world records for obesity.

Nauru is named as the fattest country in the world. Situated in the south Pacific, the island nation has a population of about 10,000. Obesity has become a big problem in the country. Arriving at this nation, you can see that the most popular dishes are fried chicken and cola.

 

Nauru - World's Fattest Nation

Nauru - World's fattest nation

 

Terri Smith, 49 years old, is well-known as the fattest woman in the world with 317 kilograms. Smith even can’t more, stand or roll across by her self.

Terri Smith, 49 years old, is well-known as the fattest woman in the world with 317 kilograms. Smith even can’t move, stand or roll across by herself.


This 272kg Florida man was arrested for scamming restaurants in 2007. George Jolicoeur, 38 years old, used to be charged with five counts of felony petty theft. The obese thief is now ill and bedridden.


World's Fattest Convict

World's fattest convict


Manuel Uribe, the world’s fattest man finally tied the knot. Although the man hadn’t left his bed for 6 years, he married his long-time girlfriend named Claudia Solis from Mexico. Over 400 people attended their wedding ceremony.

 

World's Fattest Groom

World's fattest groom


The contortionist Alaeddine, 30 years old, from Edmonton, Canada is famous for his impressive performances in streets despite his mountainous size. With the body of over 181 kilograms, Alaeddine is considered as the fattest contortionist in the world.

 

World's Fattest Contortionist

World's fattest contortionist

 

Mississippi is recognized as the fattest state in the United State.

Mississippi is recognized as the fattest state in the United State.

 

Xiao Hao, a three-year-old boy in China weighs 63 kilograms. He is five times bigger than other three-year-olds in his class. The boy is named as the world’s fattest toddler.

Xiao Hao, a three-year-old boy in China weighs 63 kilograms. He is five times bigger than other three-year-olds in his class. The boy is named as the world’s fattest toddler.


 

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I have been working as a doctor of a general hospital since February 1998. In addition, I am a full time writer and specialize in weight loss related issues. I also write for a number of different websites on the Internet.

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This article was published on 2011/03/22