OBESITY IN KENYA – EAST AFRICA
July 2012 - Nairobi, Kenya - Magdalena Wanjiru, a fourty six year old Kenyan woman, is being checked and weighed by a nurse at the Kenyatta National Hospital in Nairobi, the oldest hospital in Kenya.
Magdalena weights 305 pounds and weighs 165 centimetres. She has a BMI of 50.8 and has high blood pressure and others obesity-related diseases.
Her legs often hurt, but she didn't linked the pain to her weight. Also, she...more »