The Obesity Epidemic: Health Consequences and Implications for Physical Therapy

Obesity has reached reached epidemic proportions. It is a worldwide problem, affecting an estimated 300 million people, with an increasing prevalence in both developed and developing countries. Obesity contributes to numerous chronic diseases and early mortality. Furthermore, it has a profound, negative effect on quality of life in children and adolescents as well as adults.

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LMS-10

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CPTA2016-17

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1609016TX

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Basic

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Type:E-Learning Course
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Tags:Orthopaedics, Home Health, Pediatrics, Cardiovascular and Pulmonary, Geriatrics, Health Policy and Administration
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