Obesity is a major risk factor in heart disease. Excess weight can lead to high cholesterol and blood pressure levels. Obesity is also a contributing factor for diabetes, which is linked to heart problems. Losing weight can reduce your risk for heart disease.
I recently answered a question related to corn starch that made me think about a conversation I heard awhile back. The conversation was more of a debate on corns' status as a vegetable, its' lack of nutritional value, and link to health problems. It was proposed that corn should be banned from production. The debate went on to…