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What is the meaning of alimentary obesity

A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Quang Nguyen
Specializes in Endocrinology
Simple obesity: This is the most common type of obesity, known as simple (common) obesity. This occurs when a person consume more calorie than he/she expends. Alime ... Read More
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Dr. David Liu answered
18 years experience Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
Too much eating: Alimentary, or exogenous (from the outside) obesity is the most common type, caused by consuming more calories than you use. But the reasons underlyi ... Read More

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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Luis Villaplana
34 years experience Internal Medicine
Supportive: And comfortable?
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Koenigsberg
41 years experience Psychiatry
None: No, there is no magic. You need to lose weight (extra fat) by eating less, and burning more calories. You can do best by doing both, along with weig ... Read More
Dr. Dean Giannone
24 years experience Internal Medicine
No.: There are agents to facilitate weight loss - diet plans, medications, operations. But there's no magic pill or surgery or anything else for weight lo ... Read More
Dr. Diane Minich
36 years experience Family Medicine
No magig pills: lifestyle changes with balanced diet and regular exercise is the magic key.
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Tucker
26 years experience Internal Medicine
See this at CDC.GOV: Us data shows blacks and hispanic groups have higher rates than caucasians http://www.Cdc.Gov/features/dsobesityadults/but that is a very limited glob ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tanya Russo
24 years experience Pediatrics
Obesity avoidance: Sedentary lifestyle (not enough exercise), excessive portion size and high sugar/carbohydrate/fat/processed food diets are the most prevalent culprits ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Being an adult: Well. No one but you can change thus. But, change, you can.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fried
35 years experience General Practice
Diabetes: diabetes, high blood pressure, inflamed liver, sleep apnea, are all related to obesity. The metabolic syndrome with large waste,insulin resistance, ab ... Read More
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dean Giannone
24 years experience Internal Medicine
Obesity & Teens.: The prevalence of obesity is increasing significantly in teens, likely related to their use of technology. Among other things. Being young and obese ... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Leon Katz
Dr. Leon Katz answered
28 years experience Bariatrics
Too many- read on: By definition a person is considered obese if bmi is 30 or greater. The percentage is 35.7 and source is the cdc. I attached the website where you can ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregg Nishi
21 years experience Bariatrics
Lifting weights: Yes you can and that would help you tone your body. However, doing cardiovascular exercise is much more effective at helping you lose weight and is be ... Read More

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