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IMG_NEW_0041 - Co-morbid ities/Com pl ications Associated...

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These laboratory methods are reasonably accurate but they are expensive, cumbersome and require highly trained technicians. Conclusion - results of estiniation of body composition should be interpreted cautiously. lV. Bodv Composition and Aqinq Changes associated with aging in western society: . increased fat mass r decreased muscle mass - sarcopenia . decreased bone mass These changes can be slowed down by a regular exercise program and proper dietary habits. Recent evidence indicates that skeletal fragility in elderly women is related to failure to obtain an optimal level of bone mass during childhood.
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Unformatted text preview: Co-morbid ities/Com pl ications Associated With Obesitv Type ll diabetes mellitus Hypertension Coronary artery disease Stroke Sleep apnea Gallbladder disease Osteoarthritis of the weight-bearing joints Gor.rt Reduced fertility N rn paired obstetric performance Reduced physical agility C+morbidities/Complications Associated With Excessive Thinness F.;:,i-electrolyte imbalances qqs,.rp4rrosiS 3"-:e fractures l.{ --rcle rvasting f-.1iac arrythmias and sudden death ?*rpheral edema i:::al disorders lr:rductive disorders...
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