Flashcards in Lecture 9 Deck (6)
What is metabolic disease?
Elevated blood pressure
What are some conditions associated with metabolic disease?
Type 2 diabetes
Polysystic ovarian syndrome
non-alcoholic fatty liver disease
Why is weight gain such a terrible thing?
Excess weight gain is a strong risk factor for metabolic disease
What causes this early age excess weight gain?
Bad diet + Physical Inactivity ->das my life in a nutshell
Is diet alone enough to lose weight?
Diet alone can cause weight loss but it is not enough to maintain weight loss.