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Obesity

  • Obesity means overweight
  • A high fat diet and / or lack of exercise can cause obesity
  • Being overweight raises your blood pressure
  • High blood pressure is a risk for stroke
  • Obesity plus high blood pressure plus other risk factors greatly increase your risk of stroke

 
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