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1 Obesity 2011 Obesity Defined BMI = wt in kg/ht in m 2 • Adults: O i ht BMI 25 t 29 9 – Overweight: BMI 25 to 29.9 Obese: BMI > 30 Tim Tebow: 6’3, 240 lbs – BMI = 30.2 Prevalence of High Body Mass Index for Age in Boys and Girls Aged 2 Through 5 Years, 1999- 2008 Copyright restrictions may apply. Ogden, C. L. et al. JAMA 2010;303:242-249.
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2 Prevalence of High BMI for Age in Boys and Girls Aged 6 Through 19 Years, 1999-2008 Copyright restrictions may apply. Ogden, C. L. et al. JAMA 2010;303:242-249. Why this dramatic increase in obesity over the last 30 years??? Contributing Factor #1: Behavior • Energy imbalance • Excessive caloric intake • Portion distortion http://www.cdc.gov/nccdphp/dnpa/obesity/contributing_factors.htm Calories In Calories Out
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