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Obesity is only prevalent in developed countries.


It is fact that prevalence rates of obesity may be as higher in developed countries. But in developing countries, where malnutrition levels are high, there are also reported cases of obesity. While the exact cause of obesity is still under investigation, researchers assume that rising obesity rates in developing countries may be due to societal changes such as greater food consumption and genetic adaptations that impact metabolism.

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