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Unformatted text preview: marked by excessive eating, often followed by self-induced vomiting, purging, or fasting. 8. Energy balance When energy consumed as food equals the energy expended in living. 9. Essential fat Necessary and required fat in the diet; required for normal physiological functioning. 10. Female athlete triad Combination of disordered eating, cessation of menstruation (amenorrhea), and weakened bones (asteoporosis). 11. Leptin A hormone that controls appetite. 12. Liposuction Surgery used to remove fat under the skin to reshape parts of the body. 13. Obesity Storage fat exceeding 30% of body weight. 14. Storage fat Also called depot fat; energy stored as fat in various parts of the body. 15. Triglyceride A storage form of fat....
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