SCI 241 Week 6 Discussion Question
1- Visit the American Obesity Awareness website (http://www.americanobesity.org/), search, and read about the health effects of obesity. What does the website tell you about obesity that you were not aware of before? Explain what you have learned.
2- What are some of the health problems associated with anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, and binge-eating disorder? Explain, from a physiological standpoint, how eating disorders may lead to health problems. Provide at least three examples to support your answer.
3- The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates that about 1/3 (33.8%) of U.S. adults are obese. Visit the CDC website (http://www.cdc.gov/obesity/index.html) and read about the causes and consequences of obesity.