Low wages and poor education lead to obesity

People with low wages and poor education more often suffer from obesity. To such conclusion the American scientists as part of a 4-year study. The scientific results published in Pediatric Obesity.

The experiment involved almost 23 thousand people aged 18 to 22 years. Young people have different incomes, education level and skin color.

According to information gathered, 24% for 4 years and developed obesity. Among these, the majority consisted of people with low incomes.

Interestingly, skin color and social activity have a large effect on body shape is not affected. There is only one exception in the form of young black girls, they have, scientists believe, there is an innate predisposition to excess weight.

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