Obesity Cost Calculator
How much does obesity cost your company?
Over the last 20 years, there has been a sharp increase in chronic conditions directly related to obesity. Individuals who carry excess weight are at an increased risk for many debilitating and high cost chronic conditions: hypertension, type 2 diabetes, infertility, high cholesterol, depression, asthma, sleep apnea, and certain cancers. An estimated $466,010 per year is the excess cost associated with obesity for a firm with 1000 employees.