Obesity in The UAE

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  • 1. Name: Abdulla AhmedID: H00208930Section: CE1

2. Obesity has become a major problem in the UAE. 3. Body mass index (BMI) is a simple index ofweight-for-height that is commonly usedto classify overweight and obesity inadults. 4. aBMI greater thanor equal to 25 isoverweight a BMI greater thanor equal to 30 isobesity 5. Lack of Awareness Inactive Lifestyle 6. Pleasure in Food Childhood Obesity 7. Nutrition Education Healthy Food 8. TV show, The biggest loser 9. Obesity and Overweight for Professionals: Adult: Causes -DNPAO - CDC. (n.d.). Centers for Disease Control andPrevention. Retrieved May 16, 2012, fromhttp://www.cdc.gov/obesity/adult/causes/index.html pass. (n.d.). Causes of Obesity in UAE. Weight Loss andGastric Bypass, Banding Surgery- Information on bariatricsurgery in Dubai, UAE. Retrieved May 16, 2012, fromhttp://www.weightlosssurgery.ae/obesity-UAE.htm "Support Life." Kevins Advice For Getting Support. N.p.,n.d. Web. 20 May 2012, fromhttp://www.supportkevin.org/heart-disease/how-obesity-can-ruin-you