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Obesity in The UAE

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Obesity in The UAE

  1. 1. Name: Abdulla Ahmed ID: H00208930 Section: CE1
  2. 2.  Obesity has become a major problem in the UAE.
  3. 3.  Body mass index (BMI) is a simple index of weight-for-height that is commonly used to classify overweight and obesity in adults.
  4. 4. a BMI greater than or equal to 25 is overweight a BMI greater than or equal to 30 is obesity
  5. 5.  Lack of Awareness  Inactive Lifestyle
  6. 6.  Pleasure in Food  Childhood Obesity
  7. 7.  Nutrition Education  Healthy Food
  8. 8.  TV show, The biggest loser
  9. 9.  Obesity and Overweight for Professionals: Adult: Causes - DNPAO - CDC. (n.d.). Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Retrieved May 16, 2012, from http://www.cdc.gov/obesity/adult/causes/index.html pass. (n.d.). Causes of Obesity in UAE. Weight Loss and Gastric Bypass, Banding Surgery- Information on bariatric surgery in Dubai, UAE. Retrieved May 16, 2012, from http://www.weightlosssurgery.ae/obesity-UAE.htm "Support Life." Kevins Advice For Getting Support. N.p., n.d. Web. 20 May 2012, from http://www.supportkevin.org/heart-disease/how-obesity- can-ruin-you

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