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Unformatted text preview: Around 1/3 of Americans are inactive • Reduces fat, builds muscle • Boosts immune system, prevents some diseases • Cardiovascular benefits • Mental health benefits • Longer life Consequences of Overweight Health problems ♦ Blood pressure, heart ♦ Diabetes ♦ Cancer ♦ Liver, gall bladder ♦ Arthritis ♦ Sleep, digestive Social discrimination Housing Education, careers Mistreatment Age at First Childhood Average in U.S.=>25.2...
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This note was uploaded on 02/18/2011 for the course CHFD 2200 taught by Professor L during the Fall '10 term at UGA.
- Fall '10