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obesity statistics in malaysia
A 34-year-old member asked:
Specializes in Clinical Lipidology
WHO: The world health organization and the cdc (centers for disease control and prevention).
29 years experience Family Medicine
WHO: The world health organization does this, see: http://goo.Gl/bnxb3 and http://goo.Gl/xxcjs.
A 47-year-old member asked:
45 years experience Child Psychiatry
Staggering: Among americans age 20 & older, 154.7 million are overweight or obese (bmi of 25.0 kg/m2 and higher): 79.9 million men & 74.8 million women.
23.9 mil ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
49 years experience Clinical Psychology
Childhood obesity: Why do the statistics need to be scary, when there's information that shows how childhood obesity can be helped and treated. Please have the child hav ... Read More
14 years experience Family Medicine
Cdc: Cdc is a great resource for childhood obesity data
A 31-year-old member asked:
52 years experience Ophthalmology
Many options: Nutrition and dietary information can be made more readily available. School systems can improve the education of the students so they understand die ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
44 years experience Pathology
Unclear: Obesity runs with many illnesses related to a sedentary, overindulgent lifestyle (hypertension, atherosclerosis, liver damage, diabetes), yet japan&#x ... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
23 years experience Family Medicine
Excess = gain: Some types of foods are better than other--olive oil is better than corn oil or animal fats etc...3500cal =1 pound and so any diet that is more than w ... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
33 years experience Bariatrics
See yourMD: See your md for help to get started on a change in your life style..Stop you sugar and carbs..Cardio for exercise drink water each day is new so do no ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
19 years experience Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
More detail: We would need to know your height, weight, and more usefully your waist and hip measurements before being able to make this assessment. The cdc has a ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
24 years experience Ophthalmology
Yes!: Obesity will lead to significant problems such as hypertension, diabetes, cardiomyopathy.... The list goes on and on.
A 37-year-old member asked:
33 years experience Pediatrics
Usually not: There are few inherited conditions which cause obesity. Most obesity is not inherited, but obesity does tend to be "familial". One can be genetically ... Read More
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