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E22 - Obesity

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BMI index
25-29.9 - overweight
>30 - obese
>40 - morbidly obese
>50 super morbidly obese
Relationship between obesity and osteoporosis ?
inverse
the more obese you are, the less likely you are to develop osteoporosis
Which supplement is recommended while taking orlistat ?
Mutlivitamin
How many calories in a pound?
3500
Complication from rapid weight loss
Cholecystitis
After trying diet and exercise, what is the next step for an obese patient ?
bariatric surgery
Which weight loss medication should be avoided in patients with hypertension ?
Sibutramine
a sympathomimetic amine
What is Prader-willi syndrome
GH deficiency
Which obesity treatment is associated with fatty diarrhea ?
Orlistat
Relationship between obesity and malignancies
Malignancies are associated with obesity
particularly uterus, kidney, cervical and pancreas