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Overweight – Body weight that falls above the range associated with minimum mortality. Obesity - The condition of having an excess of nonessential body fat. Approximately 64% of Americans or about 127 million people are categorized as being overweight or obese. Fat cells do not multiply when a person gains weight. Fat cells inflate when a person gains weight. Lack of physical activity is one reason a person might become obese or overweight. Boys and girls have about the same prevalence for being overweight or obese.
Body Mass Index is a calculation of height and weight to yield a number that signifies a person’s weight status. One-half to two pounds = a safe amount of weight loss per week for long term gains. BMI of 18.5 – 24.9 is considered in the normal range. Type II Diabetes, hypertension and sleep apnea are some of the health risks associated with obesity. Resting Metabolic Rate accounts for approximately 55% - 75% of daily energy expenditure.
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Answer (Question) Key All answers must start with the phrase(s) “What is (are)…. or Who are (is)…” Misc. 100 – Ways to lose weight and fight obesity. 200 – Ways to measure % of body fat. 300 – Fat Cells 400 – The suggested amount of weight loss per week for long term gains. 500 – Resting Metabolic Rate (RMR) Obesity 100 – Overweight & Obese 200 – Adult Americans categorized as being overweight or obese. 300 – Health risks associated with obesity. 400 – The two minorities that have a higher obesity rate than White Americans. 500 – Deaths related to obesity. Adolescents 100 – Overweight & Obese children and adolescents 200 – Children – Boys have higher prevalence for being overweight / Adolescents – boys and girls have about the same prevalence for being overweight. 300 – Causes that contribute to being overweight and obese. 400 – A main cause of obesity. 500 – Chances overweight adolescents have of becoming overweight or obese adults. BMI 100 – What the initials BMI stand for. 200 – Overweight Range 300 – Obese Range 400 – Normal Range 500 – Factors that help make up BMI