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Obesity Affects Cognitive Development
Lowers Self Esteem: Obesity tends to lower a person's self esteem, which can lead to depression or anxiety, both of which can have cognitive effects. No reduction of intelligence is expected, but a possible alteration of memory and mood can lead to poor concentration, attention, and decreased endurance. Exercise, good nutrition, and positive sleep schedule can help reduce the impacts of obesity. ...Read more
The definition started with Louis Israel Dublin, chief statistician of the Metropolitan life insurance company, in the early 1940s, as a BMI >25 (definitely >30) for people in their 20's based on retrospective observational life insurance data of the age at which people died later in life. This was subsequently adopted by the medical disease industry. However, BMI is ...Read more
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What to do if I have to complete a half hour seminar on body image, obesity, and weight relation to human growth and development any ideas?
Please clarify: Are you asking where to locate a seminar? ...Read more
Can obesity be an underlying cause of delayed puberty? Could loosing weight trigger development of genitals & facial hair?
Sir I am suffering from the disease called high obesity please tell me how much time will be enough to do exercises but i need very quick result?
Fast weight loss: Depends on how much you want or need to lose. Eating healthy and a lot of exercise might yield a 2lbs per week loss. Losing much more than that probably indicates losing water weight which isn't necessarily healthy. If you do a crash diet to lose weight rapidly, you are at risk of regaining all of it back and more. Healthy eating and exercise is the key. There is no quick & healthy way to lose wt. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Obesity. I am 54. Height 164. Weight 95. Doing vigorous exercise. No result. No thyroid. What to do?
Remember: Exercise is only part of the weight loss equation. The other component is your diet. If your really are exercising as vigorously as you mention then you need to take a close look at what your daily caloric intake is. Remember weight loss hinges on the balances of calories you take in versus burn. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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