9: Preventing obesity Flashcards Preview

Endocrine Week 2 2017/18 > 9: Preventing obesity > Flashcards

Flashcards in 9: Preventing obesity Deck (6)
Loading flashcards...
1

How much earlier do the severely obese tend to die compared to normal patients?

8 - 10 years

2

What are the BMI thresholds for underweight, normal, overweight and obese?

Underweight < 18.5

Normal 18.5 - 24.9

Overweight 25.0 - 29.9

Obese > 30

3

BMI thresholds are different for which population?

Asians

4

A BMI of over ___ is incompatible with daily living.

40

5

People from ___ areas are more likely to be overweight / obese.

deprived

6

exercise to not becom obeze :)

:)|< not :)))))))-|<