Unformatted text preview: About how long does it take for a meal to completely eliminated from the stomach
A high risk of weight-related health problems is seen in women whose waist
circumference begins to exceed
The yearly death toll in the U.S. from obesity-related disease is estimated at
What instrument is used to measure the energy content in foods?
For every decade beyond the age of 30, what is the % decrease in need for total calories?
Which of the following is known to cause a reduction in fat cell number in mice?
-Injection of leptin
According to the body mass index figures, what % of people aged 2-19 years are
overweight or obese?
What is the chief factor that determines a persons susceptibility?
-Heredity and environment
What is the chief reason that health-care professionals advise people to engage only in
low-to-moderate intensity activities for prolonged duration rather than more intense,
-Cost is lower?
Because obesity apparently has many causes, even in an individual, the best approach
seems to be
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