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I have one child who is overweight and another who is thin. So, what do I cook for dinner?

I have one child who is overweight and another who is thin.  So, what do I cook for dinner?

Not a problem: Cook healthy. The thin one will love it and not notice the difference. The overweight one will learn good habits. Make balanced meals that are heavy on fruit and vegetables. Avoid convenience foods, fast foods, and junk foods. No hot dogs and burgers! allow limited desserts on weekends only, dinner only. Provide nutritious snacks like non-fat yogurt and fruit anytime. Reward good habits. ...Read more

Dr. Lisa Saponaro
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Overweight (Definition)

Nearly two-thirds of the United States population is overweight. There are many ways to determine if a person is overweight, but experts believe that a person's body mass index (BMI) is the best way to assess an adult's weight in relation to their height. * A BMI between 18.5 and 24.9 is considered normal. * Adults with a BMI between 25 and 29.9 are considered overweight. There are exceptions. For example, an athlete may have a higher BMI but not be overweight. * Adults with a BMI greater than 30 are considered obese. * Adults with a BMI greater than or equal to 40 are considered extremely obese. * Anyone more than 100 pounds overweight is considered morbidly obese. A person with a high BMI may have a normal amount of body fat is they have ...Read more


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One is not overweight and regular at exercise and still Cholesterol remains high?

One is not overweight and regular at exercise and still Cholesterol remains high?

In the family?: Sometimes there's a genetic tendency towards hi cholesterol. You can minimize the impact of genetics on yourself as an individual through proper diet and regular exercise, but the genetic tendency will always be there, so your numbers may be a little off despite your best individual effort. This makes your diet and exercise plan even more important. ...Read more

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Are overweight people the only ones at risk of diabetes or are they just more likely to get it?

Are overweight people the only ones at risk of diabetes or are they just more likely to get it?

No: Being overweight is clearly the biggest risk factor for type 2 diabetes. However, lack of exercise, genetics, age and some medications (antipsychotics, steroids and mood stabilizers) can also contribute. The only ones that can be changed are exercise, weight and medications. These are particularly important to watch if you have a first degree relative with type 2 diabetes. ...Read more

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What causes still birth? What puts u at risk for one ? Can being overweight be one ?

Many causes: Placental, cord, underlying maternal disease such as hypertension and diabetes, infections, substance abuse, trauma and genetic disorders make up the majority. Your doctor should assess your medical history and monitor your pregnancy to design prenatal care that optimizes the chance for a successful outcome. ...Read more

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Explain the health risks for both anorexia and overweight. Which one is worse and how do both disease affect your daily lifetsyle?

Explain the health risks for both anorexia and overweight. Which one is worse and how do both disease affect your daily lifetsyle?

Burning both ends oj: Both conditions are risky to your life eventually. Manage your eating habits, drinking more water and do your exercise and you will enjoy your life better for tomorrow. ...Read more

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