Previous to the arrival of Covid-19 most individuals wouldn’t have been accustomed to the time period comorbidity.
Comorbidity is the place you’ve got two or extra issues or sicknesses occurring in the identical individual.
Why is it vital?
Medical analysis exhibits that sufferers who current with COVID-19 and any comorbidity yielded poorer medical outcomes than these with out.
There was a lot sabre rattling in authorities circles lately about poor diets / sugar ranges in meals / promoting ‘fats’ meals, and so forth, and so forth.
The true points stay and a type of is the quantity of closely processed and packaged meals out there in our supermarkets.
Right now I’m referencing a weblog put up that was written by my colleague Maebh Coyle again in September of final yr. A number of sentences stand out and stand as a stark reminder of the perilous predicament dealing with society at giant:
‘How can we ever anticipate to battle the weight problems epidemic when the environment is so overwhelmingly ‘obesogenic’. In different phrases, it’s an atmosphere that nearly promotes fatness and is one by which it’s a lot simpler to be chubby than to be slim.’
In case you are chubby or have a BMI that locations you in an at-risk class, then you could educate your self as to your explicit vulnerabilities.
A part of the reply is to change into extra acutely aware and take again your energy.
👇 A very good start line is to learn the weblog. It’s 3-minute learn and properly value it. 👇