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US is a fat nation
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Chronic Disease Index CVD - General CVD - Specific Cancer Diabetes Health Info Index
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Obesity's views, 2014
Graphic source: http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2014/11/141105112514.htm


A Body Shape Index (ABSI)



Body Mass Index & Waist Circumference


BMI
Graphic source: http://www.webmd.com/a-to-z-guides/ss/slideshow-useful-medical-abbreviations

BMI Graphic
Graphic source: http://www.pprune.org/middle-east/361141-emirates-weight-watchers-club.html

Graphic Source: http://www.cdc.gov/vitalsigns/AdultObesity/ Risk.html

NIH BMI Graph

BMI - Adult

BMI - Child & Teen


Body Weight Simulator



Edmonton Obesity Staging System (EOSS)


Edmonton Obesity Scale by Sharma
Graphic source: http://www.drsharma.ca/wp-content/uploads/edmonton-obesity-staging-system-staging-tool.pdf

Edmonton Obesity Scale
Graphic source: Graphic source: http://www.drsharma.ca/wp-content/uploads/edmonton-obesity-staging-system.jpg
Edmonton Obesity Scale
Graphic source: http://www.drsharma.ca/wp-content/uploads/sharma-edmonton-obesity-staging-system.jpg


Waist Circumference; Waist to Hip Ratio


How Much Should I Weigh For My Age & Height? Medicalnewstody.com

Waist to Hip Ratio


Calculators



Adolescent & Childhood Obesity


The vicious cycle of childhood obesity;http://www.knowabouthealth.com/common-cold-virus-ad-36-may-make-kids-fat/6527/

Medical problems of childhood obesity
Graphic source: http://www.millenniumfamilypractice.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/08/content.jpg

Child running

Help your children play! Celebrate Worldwide Day of Play.

September is National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month. Health risks now and later. Join the conversation. Spread the word. Take action.

Learn Vital Information about Progress on Childhood Obesity.


Behavioral Aspects



Fitness Aspects



Health Effects


Obesity and comorbidities
Graphic source: https://meps.ahrq.gov/data_files/publications/st364/sb364f8.GIF

Obesity model
Graphic source: http://bookbing.org/obesity-related-organ-system-disorders-images-powerpoint-presentations/obesity-model/

Health effects of childhood obesity
Graphic source:http://health.uml.edu/thc/HealthIssues/ChildhoodObesityAB/Default.html

Health effects of obesity
Graphic source: http://blogs.longwood.edu/obesitykel/2012/03/09/obesity/

Graphic Source: http://www.cdc.gov/vitalsigns/AdultObesity/Risk.html

BMI and Type 2 Diabetes; http://cme.medscape.com/viewarticle/721691?src=cmemp&uac=81167HX

http://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/mm5845a2.htm?s_cid=mm5845a2_e


Medical Aspects


2013 Obesity Guidelines
Graphic source; http://www.ndei.org/dsl/searchslide.aspx?Slideid=3434&keyword=
Sleep deprivation and obesity
Graphic source: http://www.doctortipster.com/1410-obesity-risk-factors-complications-and-associated-diseases.html

Metabolic Syndrome


Nutritional Aspects


Taubes Model of Obesity
Graphic source: http://www.proteinpower.com/drmike/weight-loss/more-braying-from-bray/

This will kill you
Graphic source: http://auct150obesity.blogspot.com/

Counting Calories

obesity and junk food
Graphic source: http://www.cbsnews.com/news/junk-food-obesity-epidemic/


Obesity Paradox


Obesity Paradox in Chronic Failure
Graphic source: http://science.howstuffworks.com/environmental/life/human-biology/obesity-paradox1.htm


Obesogens (endocrine-disrupting chemicals [EDCs])


 Schematic depiction of the known and potential pathways through which TBT might act to modulate adipocyte differentiation and obesity

"Schematic depiction of the known and potential pathways through which TBT might act to modulate adipocyte differentiation and obesity"

Graphic source: http://endo.endojournals.org/cgi/content/full/147/6/s50/F1


Other Causes of Obesity



Public Health Aspects


International Resources


Statistics


Trends in obesity prevalence among adults aged 20 and over (age-adjusted) and youth aged 2–19 years: United States, 1999–2000 through 2013–2014

Obesity stats
Graphic source: http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/products/databriefs/db219.htm

Prevalence of obesity among youth aged 2–19 years, by sex and race and Hispanic origin: United States, 2011–2014

Obesity stats
Graphic source: http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/products/databriefs/db219.htm

Prevalence of obesity among youth aged 2–19 years, by sex and age: United States, 2011–2014

Obesity stats
Graphic source: http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/products/databriefs/db219.htm

Prevalence of obesity among adults aged 20 and over, by sex and race and Hispanic origin: United States, 2011–2014

Obesity stats
Graphic source: http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/products/databriefs/db219.htm

Prevalence of obesity among adults aged 20 and over, by sex and age: United States, 2011–2014

Obesity stats
Graphic source: http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/products/databriefs/db219.htm

Prevalence of Self-Reported Obesity Among Hispanic Adults by State and Territory, BRFSS, 2013-2015

2015 US Obesity among Hispanics
Graphic source: http://www.cdc.gov/obesity/data/prevalence-maps.html

Prevalence of Self-Reported Obesity Among Non-Hispanic Black Adults by State and Territory, BRFSS, 2013-2015

2015 US Obesity among Blacks
Graphic source: http://www.cdc.gov/obesity/data/prevalence-maps.html

Prevalence of Self-Reported Obesity Among Non-Hispanic White Adults by State and Territory, BRFSS, 2013-2015

2015 US Obesity among Whites
Graphic source: http://www.cdc.gov/obesity/data/prevalence-maps.html

Prevalence of Self-Reported Obesity Among U.S. Adults by State and Territory, BRFSS, 2015

Obesity 2015
Map source:http://www.cdc.gov/obesity/data/prevalence-maps.html

2014 Obesity, by race
Notes
— Figures for white and black populations do not include Hispanics.
— Insufficient data to calculate prevalence rates for black residents of Idaho and Montana.
Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System
Credit: Alyson Hurt/NPR
Graphic created by BC Jung from graphics at http://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2015/09/23/442801737/obesity-maps-put-racial-differences-on-stark-display

Prevalence* of Self-Reported Obesity Among U.S. Adults by State, BRFSS, 2013

CDC 2013 Obesity Prevalence Map
Map source: http://www.cdc.gov/obesity/data/prevalence-maps.html

BRFSS 2011 Obesity
Graphic source: http://www.cdc.gov/obesity/data/adult.html

RWJF, 10 fattest states
Graphic source: http://www.rwjf.org/files/images/pr/figures/top10_bottom10_maps_v2-01rev.jpg

Calorielab's 2010 US Obesity Map

BRFSS 2009 Obesity Stats

BRFSS 8/2010

Obesity Prevalence
Map source: http://www.thelancet.com/pb/assets/raw/Lancet/stories/commissions/adolescent-health-2016/report_overview_george_presentation.pdf

Obesity Over time
Graphic source: http://www.vox.com/a/explain-food-america

Obesity over time

General

Adolescent & Childhood

Many states and US territories are showing decreases in childhood obesity.

Adults


Visceral Fat

Mayo Clinic Belly Fat Visceral fat is deadly Belly Fat

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Weight Loss


Barriers to Weight Loss
Graphic source: http://www.norc.org/PDFs/ASMBS%20Obesity/Issue%20Brief%20B_ASMBS%20NORC%20Obesity%20Poll.pdf
Weight Loss Methods
Graphic source: http://www.norc.org/PDFs/ASMBS%20Obesity/Issue%20Brief%20B_ASMBS%20NORC%20Obesity%20Poll.pdf
Sucessful Losers
Graphic source: http://www.livescience.com/52992-weight-loss-safely-be-healthy.html


Gastric Bypass Surgery


Weight Management


Portion Distortion

Eating Disorders


Childhood Obesity Infographic
Infographic source: http://www.iom.edu/Reports/2012/Accelerating-Progress-in-Obesity-Prevention/Infographic.aspx

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