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What is the meaning of alimentary obesity?

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Dr. Quang Nguyen
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology
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In brief: 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. Alimentary obesity account for 95% of all cases of obesity. Secondary obesity is caused by an underlying condition: Insulin tumors, polycystic ovarian syndrome, cushing's syndrome....

In brief: 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. Alimentary obesity account for 95% of all cases of obesity. Secondary obesity is caused by an underlying condition: Insulin tumors, polycystic ovarian syndrome, cushing's syndrome....
Dr. Quang Nguyen
Dr. Quang Nguyen
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Dr. David Liu
Internal Medicine & Pediatrics

In brief: 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 underlying this obesity are manyfold, from poverty and a lack of education/health education to the food industry and a lack of well planned neighborhoods, leading to a lack of physical activity opportunities.

In brief: 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 underlying this obesity are manyfold, from poverty and a lack of education/health education to the food industry and a lack of well planned neighborhoods, leading to a lack of physical activity opportunities.
Dr. David Liu
Dr. David Liu
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