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Being overweight or obese puts more strain on the kidneys, increasing the risk of developing kidney disease. For people with chronic kidney disease, being obese is linked to the disease progressing to end-stage renal disease.
Fat affects the function of key organ systems. It is associated with type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular disease.