The Obesity Epidemic

It’s a fact that obesity is killing men, women and children faster than any other disease on the planet!

One out of three people are cutting their precious lives short by more than a decade from obesity. More than 60% of Americans are classified as overweight or obese according to a study by the Mayo Clinic. As a whole, Americans are spending billions of dollars to try and treat life threatening weight induced illnesses that could easily be prevented with a simple healthy lifestyle change that costs nothing. Obesity has become an epidemic to America!

Fit Body Weight Loss is on a mission to help men, women and children save their health.


They are a group of men and women armed with a passion to see people set free on their health and completely liberated from weight induced illnesses and conditions. Who better to lead this battle against the bulge that Fit Body’s founder, Christina Jordan, a mom of three children, who she herself was formerly obese and suffered from Type 2 Diabetes, high blood pressure, chronic fatigue and a host of other weight induced illnesses. Jordan lost an incredible 113 pounds, which was done without surgery or starving herself, and has been cleared by several doctors to be in perfect health thanks to her dramatic weight loss. Jordan reports that Fit Body Weight Loss has a 99% success rate of helping people lose the unhealthy weight within 90 days and nearly 90% of her clients experience dramatically improved health according to their medical doctor. Fit Body is on a mission to help people all over the world reclaim their health, starting in their own backyard of Arizona.

“I feel it is very important for people to know the impact that weight can make on our lives,” states Jordan. She goes in to say, “Without our health we are limited to what we can do, where we can go and how we can live. Even our emotions and how we feel about ourselves is majorly impacted by our weight. Many times losing just 20 pounds can set a person free!”

[box type=”alert”]Did you know losing just 20 pounds can decrease your chances by 90% of getting diabetes, 80% of preventing heart disease and 60% of preventing cancer (According to webmd and the Mayo Clinic).[/box]

Here are some interesting Facts about Weight Loss and Obesity in the United States:

•Obesity is the highest it’s ever been in America with both adults and children! Currently 35.7 percent of American adults and 16.9 percent of children ages 2 to 19 are obese (defined as a body mass index over 30).

•The next generation will only get worse of we don’t make a change! If trends do not change, by 2030 the obesity rate for adults could top 44 percent nationally. In addition, rates could exceed 50 percent in 39 states and 60 percent in 13 states.

•Obesity is the deadliest killer in America! Currently more than 25 million Americans have type 2 diabetes, 27 million have chronic heart disease, 68 million have hypertension and 795,000 suffer a stroke each year. Approximately one in three deaths from cancer each year (approximately 190,650) are related to obesity, poor nutrition or physical inactivity.

•Millions will die early from the obesity epidemic if we don’t make a change! In the next 20 years, obesity could contribute to more than 6 million cases of type 2 diabetes, 5 million cases of coronary heart disease and stroke, and more than 400,000 cases of cancer.

•Obesity is costing you big bucks in health expenses! By 2030 costs associated with treating preventable obesity-related diseases are estimated to increase by $48 billion to $66 billion a year. The loss in economic productivity could be between $390 and $580 billion annually.

•There is hope and this obesity epidemic can be avoided. It’s also projected that if the average body mass index was reduced by just 5 percent by 2030, thousands or millions of people could avoid obesity-related diseases, thereby saving billions of dollars in health care costs.

We must make major changes to help ensure we are at a healthy weight.

The obesity epidemic is killing people, destroying families and ruining peoples lives. It is also destroying the self confidence and vitality of our nation! We must unite and fight for our health. Please join Fit Body Weight Loss in sharing the news that we must LOSE TO WIN the battle against the obesity epidemic.

If you need help losing the weight, the medical experts at FBWL are here to help guide you every step of the way.

They even offer an informative complete healthy eating program free to the public that is medically proven to safely help individuals lose 10 to 20 pounds in a month (*based on body weight and body type). They also offer a complimentary Weight Loss Consultation that can be done in person or over the phone.