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Obesity is a medical condition in which excess body fat has accumulated to the extent that it may have an adverse effect on health, leading to reduced life expectancy. Body mass index (BMI), which compares weight and height,...
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Learn about obesity and being overweight including the health risks, causes, ... What is the role of diet in the treatment of obesity? ...
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Recommended Community Strategies and Measurements to Prevent Obesity in the United States ... Obesity Prevalence Among Low-Income, Preschool-Aged Children 1998–2008 ...
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CDC's Division of Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Obesity. Child and Teen BMI Calculator ... Childhood Obesity Fact Sheets. ...
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Obesity is an excess proportion of total body fat. ... Obesity (and thinness) tends to run in families. ... of the increase in obesity in the last 20 years ...
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What is obesity?Being obese means having so much body fat that your health is in ... Health Risks of Obesity. Making Changes. Exams and Tests. Treatment Overview ...
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Provides an overview of obesity and its causes, symptoms, and treatment.
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An in depth look at this disorder and how it is measured, causes, ... How is obesity treated? Additional Reading From the Weight-control Information Network ...
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Obesity is defined as too ... Obesity is now recognized as a major risk factor for coronary ... Obesity is mainly caused by taking in more calories than are used ...
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Journal of the The North American Association for the Study of Obesity.
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Obesity ... Percent of U.S. Medical Costs Tied to Obesity(07/27/2009, HealthDay) Study Estimates Medical Cost of Obesity May Be As High As $147 Billion ...
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Obesity — Comprehensive overview covers causes, treatment and prevention of this serious health risk. ... Ogden CL, et al. Obesity among adults in the United ...
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Find information on obesity (childhood & adult). Covers prevention tips and treatments such as gastric bypass, gastric banding, and medications, and more.
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Publications on obesity and nutrition. Publications on diet and ... What is the scale of the obesity problem in your country? The WHO Child Growth Standards ...
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Obesity is a growing problem, rivaling world hunger in the number of people that ... Chronic Hunger and Obesity Epidemic; Eroding Global Progress, World Watch ...
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Dedicated to elevating and empowering those affected by obesity through education, advocacy, and support.
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A couple of pounds of extra body fat are not a health risk for most people. ... Obesity is associated with breathing problems that can make it harder to keep up ...
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List of 247 disease causes of Obesity, patient stories, diagnostic guides, medical books excerpts online about Obesity. Diagnostic checklist, medical tests, doctor ...
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