If you are obese, you have more on your plate than you can handle. Shortness of breath, low energy, risk of heart attacks, diabetes, you name it, and you probably fear yourself contracting it one way or another.
While being obese already has a negative stigma of getting sick at any given moment, health officials have found that obesity also increases the risks of swine flu.
Could it be that over weight individuals tend to eat more pork? Or their immune systems are more susceptible to swine flu virus?