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What is Hyperlipidemia?
Hyperlipidemia is also known as high cholesterol.
How is obesity diagnosed?
Diagnosis is BMI.
How does Missouri rate in the nation for the obesity rate?
Missouri is the 10th highest in the nation.
What are two ADL's affected by obesity?
Incontinence and difficulty finding shoes and clothes that fit.
What is the fraction of children who are considered at risk or are overweight?
1/3 of children are considered at risk or are overweight.
What is one of the biggest problems for a person who suffers with obesity?
Skin integrity and proper skin care.
Why are women who suffer with obesity less likely to use birth control?
Because birth control sometimes has weight gain side effects.
What percentage of morbidly obese people have at least 1 co-morbidity?
What is the piece of adaptive equipment called that is used to help with foot and toenail hygiene/grooming?
Pistol grip remote toenail clipper.
What is the difference between Lymphedema and Lipidemia?
Lipidemia involves a lower extremity, whereas Lymphedema starts in the feet. People who have Lipidemia can eventually develop Lymphedema.
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