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Obesity has a far-ranging negative effect on health. People who are overweight or obese are at increased risk for developing many different health conditions, including heart disease, type 2 diabetes, and bone and joint disease.

Listed in the directory below are some topics related to obesity, for which we have provided a brief overview.

If you cannot find the information in which you are interested, please visit the Women's Health Online Resources page in this website for an Internet address that may contain additional information on that topic.

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