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Manoj Bhargava is an Indian American businessman and philanthropist. He is the founder and CEO of Innovations Ventures LLC (dba Living Essentials LLC), the company is known for producing the 5 hour energy drink. Here, He is talking about some rules for success.

His rules of success are –



overeating is killing 3 times more than hunger!!!

Yes, you read it correct, many studies have proved it.

Facts and statistics about obesity:

Word Health Organisation (WHO) report

  • Worldwide obesity has more than doubled since 1980.
  • In 2014, more than 1.9 billion adults, 18 years and older, were overweight. Of these over 600 million were obese.
  • 39% of adults aged 18 years and over were overweight in 2014, and 13% were obese.
  • Most of the world’s population live in countries where overweight and obesity kills more people than underweight.
  • 42 million children under the age of 5 were overweight or obese in 2013.

Definition of obesity:

  • If BMI greater than or equal to 25 is overweight
  • If BMI greater than or equal to 30 is obesity.

Consequences of overweight and obesity?

  • Cardiovascular diseases specially heart disease and stroke, which were the leading cause of death in 2012.
  • Diabetes.
  • Musculoskeletal disorders specially osteoarthritis – a highly disabling degenerative disease of the joints.
  • some cancers like endometrial, breast, and colon etc.
  • The risk for these noncommunicable diseases increases, with an increase in BMI.
  • At least 2.8 million adults die each year as a result of being overweight or obese.