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obesity

(Science: clinical sign) An increase in body weight beyond the limitation of skeletal and physical requirement, as the result of an excessive accumulation of fat in the body.

Origin: L. Obesus = fat


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... seems to lower the prevalence of colorectal cancer. Diabetes and cardiovascular issues are another story, mostly linked to metabolic problems and obesity, and according to the current knowledge do not increase mutation rates in the children (by the same principles as with cancer). Wait wait wait ...

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by wildfunguy
Wed Oct 31, 2012 7:37 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Things that cause cancer (in modern humans who live longer)
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Things that cause cancer (in modern humans who live longer)

... seems to lower the prevalence of colorectal cancer. Diabetes and cardiovascular issues are another story, mostly linked to metabolic problems and obesity, and according to the current knowledge do not increase mutation rates in the children (by the same principles as with cancer). In any case, ...

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by biohazard
Wed Oct 31, 2012 11:05 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Things that cause cancer (in modern humans who live longer)
Replies: 4
Views: 3857

Re: Exercise

Exercise promotes general good health and reduces obesity. Think about it. The heart is a muscle that actually exercises itself all the time. It's always working out! But if your other muscles are not adequately exercised, you won't stay strong. Many ...

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by Wallyanna
Tue May 08, 2012 8:06 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Exercise
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Views: 2918

weight loss after death

... increment in weigh mostly affect your health which lead you to death and there is no weight loss issues after death. I will say that overcome obesity and live a healthy life. weight loss

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by petersimon786
Thu Dec 29, 2011 7:32 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: weight loss after death
Replies: 13
Views: 27217

does eating too much sweets cause diabetes?

... sugar intake but you also have to watch your carbs and the rest of your diet. But eating too much sugar or carbs can result in weight gain and obesity which raises one's risk of type 2 diabetes.

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by ReginaM
Mon Oct 24, 2011 9:07 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: does eating too much sweets cause diabetes?
Replies: 17
Views: 34477
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