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Truth is in favor of you and me; for the truth of our enemies whom we have been serving here in the U.S.A. for over 400 years (whom we did not know to be our enemies by nature) is the truth that the Black Man must have knowledge of to be able to keep from falling into the deceiving traps that are being laid by our enemies to catch us in their way which is opposed to the way of righteous of whom we are members. ~ The Honorable Elijah Muhammad

Monday, December 23, 2013

1 in 5 American Deaths Now Associated with Obesity

"The effect varies somewhat by your gender, race and age. The younger you are, the greater obesity’s influence on your mortality. And contrary to a previous study2, obesity is not protective if you’re elderly. The Columbia study found the following percentage of deaths associated with high BMI (body mass index):

Black women: 26.8 percent of deaths were associated with a BMI of 25 or above (overweight or obesity)
White women: 21.7 percent
White men: 15.6 percent
Black men: 5 percent"

Read more at: Mercola.com...
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