Unit 8:<br />Nutrition &Obesity<br />
Vocabulary<br />
Balance (noun)“The correct amount of different things”<br />
Active (adjective)“Taking regular exercise”<br />
“Soup made of stock and lentils with onions carrots and celery”<br />Lentil Soup (noun)<br />
Overweight (adjective)"Too heavy and fat”<br />
Diabetes (noun)“A condition whereby the body is not able to regulate levels of glucose in the blood, resulting in too much...
Hypoglycemia (noun):“Is the medical term for a state produced by a lower than normal level of blood glucose”<br />
Accused (noun): <br />The person who is said to have broken a law.<br />
Childhood (noun)“The time of your life when you are a child”<br />
Documentary(noun)  :a film or television or radio programme that gives facts or information about a particular subject.<br />
Inflammation (noun): <br />A morbid condition of any part of the body, consisting in congestion <br />of the blood vessels...
Lethargy (noun) :<br />The feeling of being very tired and not having any energy.<br />
Tobacco(noun) : The substance that people smoke in cigarettes and pipes (the dried leaves of the tobacco plant).<br />
“Small amount of food that you eat between meals”<br />Snacks (noun)<br />
“Difficult, incomplete, or infrequent evacuation of dry hardened feces from the bowels”<br />Constipation (noun) <br />
Deficiency(noun) :A condition of not having enough of something.<br />
“An intense desire for some particular thing”<br />Craving (verb)<br />
Slim (adjective) :<br />Thin in an attractive way .<br />
“The condition of being habitually or compulsively occupied with or involved in something”<br />Addicted (adjective)<br />
Diet (noun)“The type of food you usually eat”<br />
So a Balanced diet :<br />provides for optimal growth and development.<br />
 A balanced diet means eating foodfrom all of thefour basic foodgroups:<br />The milk group,<br />The meat group,<br />The...
Unbalanced diet :<br />causes problems with maintenance of<br /> body tissues, the brain and nervous<br /> system, and bon...
Obesity is:“The condition of being very fat, in a way that is not healthy. When a person’s weight (BMI) is 20% over the no...
BMI is :<br />Body mass index<br />
Treatments for obesity: Diet, behavior therapy, drugs, surgery.<br />
Other than obesity, there are more eating-related disorders: <br />
      Anorexia Nervosa:<br />An illness especially affecting young women.<br />It makes them afraid of being <br />fat so ...
<ul><li>Pica:A conditionparticularly prevalent in childrenin which they eat things like dirt, wood, hair , and glass.</li>...
Laxative :<br />It’s a medication which is used to move<br />the bowels, or aiding digestion and<br /> preventingconstipat...
All of these have severe consequences to a person’s health and can even cause death IF NOT TREATED. Treatment is by going ...
Nutritionist is:<br /> <br />An expert or specialist in nutrition.<br />
Stay Fit <br />Done by: HiamMullaLaylaSagr<br />
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  1. 1. Unit 8:<br />Nutrition &Obesity<br />
  2. 2. Vocabulary<br />
  3. 3. Balance (noun)“The correct amount of different things”<br />
  4. 4. Active (adjective)“Taking regular exercise”<br />
  5. 5. “Soup made of stock and lentils with onions carrots and celery”<br />Lentil Soup (noun)<br />
  6. 6. Overweight (adjective)"Too heavy and fat”<br />
  7. 7. Diabetes (noun)“A condition whereby the body is not able to regulate levels of glucose in the blood, resulting in too much glucose being present in the blood”<br />
  8. 8. Hypoglycemia (noun):“Is the medical term for a state produced by a lower than normal level of blood glucose”<br />
  9. 9. Accused (noun): <br />The person who is said to have broken a law.<br />
  10. 10. Childhood (noun)“The time of your life when you are a child”<br />
  11. 11. Documentary(noun) :a film or television or radio programme that gives facts or information about a particular subject.<br />
  12. 12. Inflammation (noun): <br />A morbid condition of any part of the body, consisting in congestion <br />of the blood vessels, with obstruction of the blood current, and growth of morbid tissue. <br />It is manifested outwardly by redness and swelling, attended with heat and pain.<br />
  13. 13. Lethargy (noun) :<br />The feeling of being very tired and not having any energy.<br />
  14. 14. Tobacco(noun) : The substance that people smoke in cigarettes and pipes (the dried leaves of the tobacco plant).<br />
  15. 15. “Small amount of food that you eat between meals”<br />Snacks (noun)<br />
  16. 16. “Difficult, incomplete, or infrequent evacuation of dry hardened feces from the bowels”<br />Constipation (noun) <br />
  17. 17. Deficiency(noun) :A condition of not having enough of something.<br />
  18. 18. “An intense desire for some particular thing”<br />Craving (verb)<br />
  19. 19. Slim (adjective) :<br />Thin in an attractive way .<br />
  20. 20. “The condition of being habitually or compulsively occupied with or involved in something”<br />Addicted (adjective)<br />
  21. 21. Diet (noun)“The type of food you usually eat”<br />
  22. 22. So a Balanced diet :<br />provides for optimal growth and development.<br />
  23. 23.  A balanced diet means eating foodfrom all of thefour basic foodgroups:<br />The milk group,<br />The meat group,<br />The fruit and vegetable group, <br />and The grain group<br />
  24. 24. Unbalanced diet :<br />causes problems with maintenance of<br /> body tissues, the brain and nervous<br /> system, and bones and muscles, it can also cause gaining weight and obesity.<br /> <br />
  25. 25. Obesity is:“The condition of being very fat, in a way that is not healthy. When a person’s weight (BMI) is 20% over the normal bodyweight for height and age, they are considered obese.”<br />Obesity is a chronic disease.<br />
  26. 26. BMI is :<br />Body mass index<br />
  27. 27. Treatments for obesity: Diet, behavior therapy, drugs, surgery.<br />
  28. 28. Other than obesity, there are more eating-related disorders: <br />
  29. 29. Anorexia Nervosa:<br />An illness especially affecting young women.<br />It makes them afraid of being <br />fat so they do not eat. .<br /><ul><li>When individuals starve themselves </li></ul> in order to lose weight, when<br /> in fact theyare alreadyunderweight.<br />
  30. 30. <ul><li>Pica:A conditionparticularly prevalent in childrenin which they eat things like dirt, wood, hair , and glass.</li></li></ul><li>Bulimia Nervosa:<br />A disorder of eating<br />too much and then <br />the person makes himher self vomit, <br />plus the use of<br />laxatives, diuretics, <br />and vigorous <br />exercise.<br />
  31. 31. Laxative :<br />It’s a medication which is used to move<br />the bowels, or aiding digestion and<br /> preventingconstipation.<br />
  32. 32. All of these have severe consequences to a person’s health and can even cause death IF NOT TREATED. Treatment is by going to a psychiatric and a nutritionist . <br />
  33. 33. Nutritionist is:<br /> <br />An expert or specialist in nutrition.<br />
  34. 34. Stay Fit <br />Done by: HiamMullaLaylaSagr<br />

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