*  Bmi morbid obesity chart - Answers on HealthTap
Liu on bmi morbid obesity chart: Once obesity has become this extreme, successful weight loss by diet alone is unlikely. She ... Obesity (Definition) Having too much body fat. It is different from being overweight, which means weighing too much. The weight ... About 3-fold higher: According to this paper a woman in her 30's who has morbid obesity (bmi more than 40) is 3.3 fold more ... Obesity...: ...Is defined as a bmi over 30. Overweight is a bmi over 25. ...Read more ...
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*  A Trial to Investigate the Impact of a Low Glycemic Index (GI) Diet on Body Mass Index and Obesity Related Cardiovascular and...
A Trial to Investigate the Impact of a Low Glycemic Index (GI) Diet on Body Mass Index and Obesity Related Cardiovascular and ... A Randomized Controlled Trial to Investigate the Impact of a Low Glycemic Index (GI) Diet on Body Mass Index and Obesity ... Epidemiological studies suggest a role for a low glycemic index (GI) diet in the management of obesity and associated metabolic ... To study changes of body mass index, body fat percentage, insulin secretion, insulin resistance and obesity associated ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01278563?recr=Open&cond=%22Body+Mass+Index%22&rank=8
*  risk factor obesity weight loss program - sunshineg's blog
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*  Very Low Calorie Diet - Very Low Calorie Diet Safety & Side Effects
... prediabetes and obesity. Hypo Awareness Program The first comprehensive, free and open to all online step-by-step guide to ...
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*  Effect of Diet-induced Weight Loss on HIV-associated Metabolic Syndrome - Full Text View - ClinicalTrials.gov
Genetic and Rare Diseases Information Center resources: Abdominal Obesity Metabolic Syndrome U.S. FDA Resources ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/show/NCT00857298?order=47
*  Parental perceptions of and concerns about child's body weight in eight European countries - the IDEFICS study
Pediatric Obesity On the subject. Public Health, Global Health, Social Medicine and Epidemiology Search outside of DiVA. Google ... 2013 (English)In: Pediatric Obesity, ISSN 2047-6302, E-ISSN 2047-6310, Vol. 8, no 2, 118-129 p.Article in journal (Refereed) ... Cohort of European children, obesity, parent, weight concern, weight perception National Category Public Health, Global Health ... Objective children's weight categories from the International Obesity Task Force were used. Logistic regression models were ...
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*  Determinants of left ventricular mass in obesity; a cardiovascular magnetic resonance study. - Physiology, Anatomy and Genetics
RESULTS: As expected, obesity was associated with significantly increased left ventricular mass (126 +/- 27 vs 90 +/- 20 g; p ... As a result of this, understanding the determinants of left ventricular mass in the setting of obesity has both therapeutic and ... Left ventricular mass was then compared to serum and anthropometric markers of obesity linked to left ventricular mass, i.e. ... In view of the well documented link between obesity, left ventricular hypertrophy and mortality, these findings have ...
  https://www.dpag.ox.ac.uk/publications/105037
*  British Library EThOS: An investigation of health care professionals' attitudes to obesity and the associated impact on...
... attitudes towards patients with obesity and test the extent to which their attitudes influenced obesity management. Methods: ... Online vignettes were generated via Factorial Survey Design methods to assess obesity management by clinicians. The obesity ... Background: The obesity pandemic is causing premature mortality, increasing morbidity and escalating healthcare costs. It is ... An investigation of health care professionals' attitudes to obesity and the associated impact on clinical management : an ...
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*  The Risks of Very Low Calorie Diets
And at least 75% of those undergoing it find a permanent solution to co-morbid obesity. ... illnesses or diseases related to morbid obesity, such as diabetes or high blood pressure). VLC diets are not normally used for ... and almost under the threshold for obesity for the first time in 15 years. ...
  https://www.diet-blog.com/08/the_risks_of_very_low_calorie_diets.php?replytocom=26980
*  Preventing American Indian Children From Becoming Overweight - Full Text View - ClinicalTrials.gov
Adult obesity has early antecedents, and data show that eating and physical activity behaviors are formed and set as early as 3 ... Yet there are few, if any, obesity prevention programs that target children younger than 3 years of age. ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00245180?term=overweight+OR+obesity&recr=Open&fund=01&rank=11
*  Sleep Restriction and Obesity - Full Text View - ClinicalTrials.gov
Sleep Restriction and Obesity. The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and ... Insufficient sleep may be one of the most common, and most preventable, obesity risk factors. Given that sleep restriction is ... Insufficient sleep may be one of the most common, and most preventable, obesity risk factors. The investigators wish to ... Numerous studies have reported that self-reported short sleep duration is associated with obesity and weight gain. ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/show/NCT01580761
*  Health Care Consumption during Pregnancy in relation to Maternal Body Mass Index : A Swedish Population Based Observational...
Journal of Obesity On the subject. Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive MedicineFamily Medicine Search outside of DiVA. ... 2015 (English)In: Journal of Obesity, ISSN 2090-0708, E-ISSN 2090-0716, Vol. 2015, 7- p., 215683. Article in journal (Refereed ...
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*  Feasibility of a Campaign Intervention Compared to a Standard Behavioral Weight Loss Intervention in Overweight and Obese...
The obesity epidemic: pathophysiology and consequences of obesity. Obes Res. 2002 Dec;10 Suppl 2:97S-104S. Review. ... Obesity (Silver Spring). 2006 May;14(5):737-52. Review. Erratum in: Obesity (Silver Spring). 2007 May;15(5):1339. Wadden, ... Obesity (Silver Spring). 2007 Nov;15(11):2733-8. Jeffery RW, Wing RR, Thorson C, Burton LR, Raether C, Harvey J, Mullen M. ... Obesity (Silver Spring). 2006 Aug;14(8):1283-93. Review. Ditschuneit HH, Flechtner-Mors M, Johnson TD, Adler G. Metabolic and ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01803737?recr=Open&cond=%22Body+Weight%22&rank=20
*  Nutritional status and risk factors of overweight and obesity for children aged 9-15 years in Chengdu, Southwest China | BMC...
Oken E, Gillman MW: Fetal origins of obesity. Obesity. 2003, 11: 496-506. 10.1038/oby.2003.69.View ArticleGoogle Scholar. ... Deckelbaum RJ, Williams CL: Childhood Obesity: The Health Issue. Obesity. 2001, 9: 239S-243S. 10.1038/oby.2001.125.View Article ... Prevalence of thinness, overweight and obesity. The overall prevalence of thinness, overweight and obesity for children aged 9- ... Whitaker RC: Predicting preschooler obesity at birth: the role of maternal obesity in early pregnancy. Pediatrics. 2004, 114: ...
  https://bmcpublichealth.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/1471-2458-12-636
*  OP68 How is overweight/obesity across the life course associated with levels of adipokines, inflammatory and endothelial...
Background There is growing evidence that early development of obesity influences cardiovascular risk later in life, but less ... OP68 How is overweight/obesity across the life course associated with levels of adipokines, inflammatory and endothelial ... OP68 How is overweight/obesity across the life course associated with levels of adipokines, inflammatory and endothelial ...
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*  Vol. 28 No. 3 - Overweight and Obesity: An Update | National Lymphedema Network
Why? Causes of obesity - not a simple answer. The etiology of obesity is complex and scientific understanding continues to ... Ligibel J. Obesity and breast cancer. Oncology Journel. October 2011.. *Dixon JB. The effect of obesity on health outcomes. ... What do overweight and obesity mean?. Obesity is a disease categorized by excess body fat. Various measures are utilized for ... Overweight, obesity, and lymphedema A relationship between obesity and lymphedema does exist, but the exact mechanisms that ...
  https://www.lymphnet.org/resources/vol-28-no-3-overweight-and-obesity-an-update
*  Allergan Enhances Obesity Portfolio - WSJ
Allergan is paying $97 million to buy EndoArt, a closely held Swiss developer of a technology for remotely controlling the size of a surgically implanted band around an obese patient's stomach.
  https://www.wsj.com/articles/SB117217504516516436
*  Progress on Childhood Obesity | VitalSigns | CDC
Obesity rates increased slightly in 3 of 43 states and territories.. *Obesity rates did not change in 21 of 43 states and ... Represents statistically significant annual decrease or increase in obesity.. To learn more about how childhood obesity is ... Obesity rates among preschoolers are improving, but there is more work to be done to continue this downward trend. Among low- ... Obesity rates in low-income preschoolers, after decades of rising, began to level off from 2003 through 2008 and now are ...
  https://www.cdc.gov/vitalsigns/childhoodobesity/
*  How obesity promotes colorectal cancer
Scientists have identified the mechanism linking obesity to colorectal cancer and suggested an approved therapy to prevent the ... Biomarker discovery could aid obesity prevention, treatment A peptide called neurotensin may be a key player in obesity, ... Teen obesity: Could it be driven by low hormone levels? Researchers suggest a hormone called spexin may be involved in early ... They found that obesity, whether from excess fat, carbohydrate consumption or both, is associated with loss of the hormone ...
  https://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/305116.php
*  Obesity, laxity, and political correctness.
Obesity is contagious like a virus. Willpower can't contain it. Stop blaming and stigmatizing fat people. That's how scientists ... "Obesity Is 'Socially Contagious,' " said the headline on UCSD's press release. Christakis told reporters that obesity can " ... The New York Times ("Study Says Obesity Can Be Contagious") opened its report with the line, "Obesity can spread from person to ... The Los Angeles Times ("Obesity is 'contagious,' study finds") began, "Obesity can spread among a group of friends like a ...
  http://www.slate.com/articles/health_and_science/human_nature/2007/07/fat_lies.single.html
*  Obesity, self-discipline, and stigma.
I wrote about obesity as a failure of self-discipline. A lot of you wrote back to let me have it. In the Fray, blogs, and e- ... For example, I wrote, "Obesity spreads culturally." No. Some obesity spreads culturally. ... Last week, I wrote about obesity as a failure of self-discipline. A lot of you wrote back to let me have it. In the Fray, blogs ... Genetics can't explain it, since having a fat friend was more likely to predict a person's obesity than having a fat sibling ...
  http://www.slate.com/articles/health_and_science/human_nature/2007/08/fat_lies_revisited.2.html
*  Contagious Habits: How Obesity Spreads | WIRED
Nicholas Christakis and James Fowler made a striking discovery about obesity: it spreads from person to person, much like a ... Contagious Habits: How Obesity Spreads. A few years ago, Nicholas Christakis and James Fowler made a striking discovery about ... This means that the network is far more predictive of obesity than the presence of genes associated with the condition.) If a ... Taken together, this research begins to explain how obesity moves through a social network. It turns out that the habits and ...
  https://www.wired.com/2011/04/how-habits-spread/
*  Can Workplace Design Cure Obesity? | HuffPost
Reducing obesity or simply creating healthier habits seems like, at a minimum, a philanthropic thing to do for employees. But ... Scialla says, "Several features of the WELL Building Standard in particular can help contribute to lower obesity rates. For ... can address our country's growing obesity epidemic. A growing body of research demonstrates that the environments where we live ...
  https://www.huffingtonpost.com/amanda-schneider/can-workplace-design-cure_b_10863932.html
*  Who Pays for Obesity?
From 1962 to 2006, obesity prevalence nearly tripled to 35.1 percent of adults. The rising prevalence of obesity is not limited ... Should this widespread obesity epidemic be a cause for alarm? From a personal health perspective, the answer is an emphatic ' ... But the question of who pays for obesity is an empirical one, and it involves analysis of how obese people fare in labor ... If public policy to reduce obesity is not justified on the grounds of external costs imposed on others, then the remaining ...
  https://ideas.repec.org/a/aea/jecper/v25y2011i1p139-58.html
*  Urban Sprawl And Obesity
Previous empirical work has found that obesity rates are influenced by labor market outcomes that are fundamentally shaped by ... urban sprawl and the rise in obesity rates have been two powerful trends during the latter half of the 20th century. ... "The Long-Run Growth in Obesity as a Function of Technological Change," Working Papers 9912, Harris School of Public Policy ... "The Long-Run Growth in Obesity as a Function of Technological Change," NBER Working Papers 7423, National Bureau of Economic ...
  https://ideas.repec.org/p/ags/aaea03/22004.html