Name:Instructor: Course: Date: Obesity How did you personally feel after watching the presentations? Personally I feel that these states have experienced a massive change in the obesity trends. It is saddening and worrying that states are showing a gradual rise in the obesity trends since 1985 – 2010. I feel devastated that obesity is slowly becoming a pandemic taking a balanced diet and extensive exercise. I have joined a workout group and we jog every morning and go for swimming over the weekends. This helps lose the excess fat in the body. I have managed to keep my BMI at bay by joining a local gym and following a strict routine in aerobics and other exercises. [...]
This assignment is due today on Sunday, July 2, -Since 1960, Americans have been getting fatter. The average weight of men has increased from 166 to 191 pounds. Women's average weight has increased from 140 - 164 pounds. We all know how difficult it is to maintain an ideal weight. Just take a few minutes and sit in an outside cafe or just watch a group of people walk around a mall. Many people are overweight and also obese. Watch the following Power Point Presentation and answer the following questions: (apx 5-10 min) 1) How did you personally feel after watching the presentations? 2) What do you think is the cause of the obesity trend? What are some possible solutions resolve the problem? 3) What do you think is important in making society aware of obesity and disease? 4) What are you trying to do to acheive or maintain an ideal body weight and body fat?