News / Top

22 Ноя, 2022

Countries with the lowest levels of obesity

Most obese people turned out to be in the USA: 36.2% of the population. Jordan is not far behind them (35.5%), and Saudi Arabia closes the top three with a result of 35.4% of the country’s inhabitants suffering from obesity. In general, the main world centers of obesity are the Americas and Muslim countries + South Africa, Australia and New Zealand.

The least obese people are in Asia and Africa. In Vietnam — only 2.1%, in Bangladesh — 3.6%, in Timor 3.8%. It is understood that in many of these countries there are few obese people, not because all of them are supporters of a healthy lifestyle, but because of chronic malnutrition, but not everywhere: Japan also entered the list of leaders, ranking seventh with 4.3% of the population with obesity. And in Japan there is clearly no problem with hunger

<<< November 22, 2022 Feed >>>

At the site of the ancient people of Gesher Bnot Yaakov in northern Israel, archaeologists have found the remains of fish baked on a fire 780 thousand years ago. This find was the earliest evidence of the use of fire for cooking. It is 600 thousand years older than the previous one.