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Flashcards in Obesity Deck (13):
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BMI < 19

underweight

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BMI < 25

Normal

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BMI < 29

Overweight

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BMI > 30

Obese

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Risk Factors

Genetics (obese parents), Phsyiological (hypothalamus hunger control/hypothyroidism metabolism/low insulin/high cortisone of Cushing's Dz), Lifestyle (high calorie/low activity)

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Obesity PC

cardiovascular, weight-bearing joints, DM, psychosocial, fertility

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Obesity Treatment

non-surgical, laparascopic gastric bypass/adjustable band, vertical banded gastroplasty, behavior modificatin tx, individual and family tx

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Obese class

lower socioeconomic class

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Higher BMI means

Higher body fat

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% of US adults are obese

33.80%

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Obesity and psychosocial

discrimination, low self esteem

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Obesity and cardiovascular

HTN, HLD

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Obesity teaching

portion control, exercise, and consistency