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Market Analysis - Obesity Congress 2017

Conference Series LLC is glad to invite you to 12th World Congress on Obesity to be held during August 24-25, 2017 Toronto, Canada. The conference emphasizes the theme “Collective Impact: Developing a Shared Vision to Achieve Greater Success” focusing on latest ideas and advances in prevention and treatment of Obesity. This year Obesity Congress 2017 is bringing a special debate session on “Obesity versus Mal-nutrition” focusing the two major problems mal-nutrition and obesity of today’s world those are accompanied not only with the health issues, but also the food value and financial importance. Obesity congress 2017 welcomes the advanced strategies in the arena of Obesity Research and also proposes a unique opportunity for the explorers from all over the world to gather, share and perceive new scientific interactions upon the various perceptions of obesity.

Conference Series LLC organizes 3000+ Global events every year across USA, Europe, Middle East and Asia Pacific with support from 1000 more Scientific Societies and publishes 700+ Open access journals which contain over 50000 eminent personalities, reputed scientists as editorial board members.

Importance and Scope

The conference program covers a wide range of topics related to obesity while focusing on the causes and effects of obesity. This obesity congress offers key insights into cutting-edge applications from global experts related to Obesity and Weight Management. The conference highlights the additional areas related to obesity like the genetic factors, behavioural and environmental factors that cause obesity, the metabolic factors and importance of counselling of overweight patients, etc. Additionally we would like to highlight the importance of anaesthesiologists as they also have an important role in the bariatric surgeries

Obesity is best described as a condition in which extra body fat has accumulated to such an extent that a person’s health may be adversely affected.

Why Toronto?

There is increase in the number of deaths due to obesity-related diseases in Toronto than in rest of the Canada. There are major advancements in researches in the field of obesity in Toronto. There is also increase in the compound annual growth rate of obesity market. Based on the above mentioned reasons, Obesity Congress 2017 was decided to be held in Toronto, Canada.

A 2004 study termed the Canadian Community Health Survey, found 29% of Canadians within 18 years and older were obese and 41% more were overweight (as determined by BMI). In children and adolescents, 8% were obese and 18% overweight. Studies shows that a single that going through extensive learning often binges on food to help release stress. People dealing with stress generally find eating as method to help ease or cope with their problems leading to obese.

A 2005 report released by the Canada government's Economics Division reported that in 2004 about 6.8 million Canada adults aged 20 to 64 were overweight and an additional 4.5 million were obesity. Roughly speaking an adult male is considered overweight when his body weight exceeds the maximum over weight for his height and obesity when his body weight is 20% or more over this weight. A Similar guideline holds true for women but at a threshold of 25% rather than 20%. Dramatic growth in overweight and obesity among Canadians over the past 30 years have been deemed to constitute an epidemic.

Members associated with obesity Research

Scientists and researchers those who are working on latest projects for the control and prevention of obesity , professors, Business delegates, research scholars, and Young researchers and student delegates from Academia and Research along with the industrial professionals from medical sectors.

Academia 60%, Industry 30%, Others 10%

Market Value of Obesity in World

Obesity is one of biggest public health issues in all countries around the world.  In 2006, the number of overweight people in the world over took the number of malnourished underweight people for the first time. Since 1980 obesity rate have doubled or tripled in many OECD countries. Today 50 % or more of the population is overweight in almost half of OECD countries.  The chart below shows the past and forecasted weight incidences for selected OECD countries.

While the U.S has long topped world obesity rankings a high incidence of overweight and obese people has increasingly become a worldwide phenomenon afflicting developing as well as developed countries.  In China, overweight rates doubled from 13.5 to 26.7 % between 1991 and 2006 according to the OECD, while the prevalence of diabetes reportedly reached a level similar to the U.S at over 92 million obese.  In Brazil, obesity rates tripled in men and almost doubled in women between 1975 and 2003.

In January, 2011 CNN reported on OECD data indicating Mexico has the world’s highest national share of people 15 and older who are overweight or obesity at 69.5 %of the population.  Mexico’s Institute for Public Health reports that diabetes of which obesity is a contributing factor is the leading cause of mortality in the country.

Adults with a Body Mass Index over 30 are generally considered obese, while those with a BMI over 25 but less than 30 are classified as weight.  BMI can be calculated by the formula weight (kg) / [height (m)] 2 .The corresponding BMI with the same risk level may be higher / lower than 30 for some ethnic groups.  The chart below shows the overweight and obesity % for the OECD countries.

The global obesity therapy marketed in 2012 and a projection for 2022. The market is projected to increase at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of more than 35 % from 0.4 billion U.S. dollars in 2012 to some 8.4 billion in 2022.

Fund Allotment to obesity Research

Obesity nearing $150 billion annually childhood obesity remains a pressing public health concern. Taxpayers fund about $60 billion of these costs through Medicare & Medicaid.  If obesity rates are reduced by as little as 5 %, health care savings could exceed $29 billion. The past three decades and today, an estimated 16.9 % of U.S. children and adolescents ages 2 to 19 are obesity, 31.7 % are either obesity or overweight. In sheer numbers, more than 12 million American children and adolescents are obesity and more than 23 million are either obesity or overweight. In one large study, 61 % of overweight 5 to 10 year olds already had at least one risk factor for heart disease and 26 % had two or more risk factors. There is a 70 % chance that an overweight adolescent will be overweight or obese as an adult.

By adulthood, obesity-associated heart disease, some cancers related to obesity, stroke, type-2 diabetes are the first, second, third, and seventh leading U.S causes of death. Moreover obesity is costly.  Among children and adolescents, annual hospital costs related to obesity were $127 million during 1997 to 1999 up from $35 million during 1979–1981. From 1987 to 2001, obesity-associated diseases accounted for 27 % of the increases in U.S. medical costs.

Conference Series LLC is glad to invite you to 12th World Congress on Obesity to be held during August 24-25, 2017 Toronto, Canada. The conference emphasizes the theme “Collective Impact: Developing a Shared Vision to Achieve Greater Success” focusing on latest ideas and advances in prevention and treatment of Obesity. This year Obesity Congress 2017 is bringing a special debate session on “Obesity versus Mal-nutrition” focusing the two major problems mal-nutrition and obesity of today’s world those are accompanied not only with the health issues, but also the food value and financial importance. Obesity congress 2017 welcomes the advanced strategies in the arena of Obesity Research and also proposes a unique opportunity for the explorers from all over the world to gather, share and perceive new scientific interactions upon the various perceptions of obesity.

Conference Series LLC organizes 3000+ Global events every year across USA, Europe, Middle East and Asia Pacific with support from 1000 more Scientific Societies and publishes 700+ Open access journals which contain over 50000 eminent personalities, reputed scientists as editorial board members.