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Childhood obesity and cardiovascular disease

Natalie Updegrove Partridge

Childhood obesity and cardiovascular disease

January 1985 - May 1990

by Natalie Updegrove Partridge

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Published by National Agricultural Library in Beltsville, Md .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Obesity in children -- Bibliography.,
  • Heart -- Diseases -- Bibliography.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementNatalie A. Updegrove.
    SeriesQuick bibliography series -- QB 90-59., Quick bibliography series -- 90-59.
    ContributionsNational Agricultural Library (U.S.)
    The Physical Object
    Pagination49 p. ;
    Number of Pages49
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17658417M

      Pediatric obesity predisposes to hypertension, dyslipidemia, and diabetes and is a major risk factor for adult cardiovascular disease. In this chapter, we present evidence that Author: Amy S. Shah, Elaine M. Urbina. Adult and childhood obesity have increased substantially in the last 30 years. Currently, 35% of adults ( million) and 18% of children 2 to 19 years old ( million) are obese, as defined .

    The appearance of risk factors in childhood is not connected with increased morbidity and mortality from CVD at the young age, but it may predict an increased risk of CVD in adult life . In India, nearly around million individuals are affected by obesity. 1 Obesity is neglected problems that lead to metabolic syndrome and thus cardiovascular disease. 2 Obesity is an.

    Health problems associated with childhood obesity include high cholesterol, high blood pressure, insulin resistance and type 2 diabetes, joint pain, asthma, sleep apnea, and fatty liver disease. . This book aims to provide readers with a general as well as an advanced overview of the key trends in childhood obesity. Obesity is an illness that occurs due to a combination of genetic, .


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Childhood obesity becomes a life-long problem in most cases and is associated with long term chronic disease risk for a variety of diseases including type 2 diabetes, cardiovascular. Childhood obesity has reached epidemic proportions.

Many of these children have risk factors for later disease, including cardiovascular disease. For optimal cardiovascular health, health care Cited by:   Baker et al. provide more direct evidence of a relationship between childhood obesity and cardiovascular disease in adulthood based on the results of a cohort study.[20].

An overweight child is now known to be at risk for maladies ranging from asthma to cardiovascular disease, and obesity among American children has reached epidemic proportions. Childhood. A predictor of adult obesity.

Numerous longitudinal studies conducted worldwide (Table 1) demonstrate that obesity persists from childhood into adulthood; the risk of adult obesity Cited by: Continued. Obesity, in turn, is triggering a host of other heart disease risk factors in children, such as type 2 diabetes, high blood pressure, and high cholesterol -- considered "adult" health.

The rising prevalence of obesity is driving an increased focus on its role in promoting cardiovascular disease. Estimates of the age-adjusted prevalence of obesity and severe. Overweight and obesity during childhood and adolescence is a major public health problem.

One of the important health implications of childhood and adolescent obesity Cited by: Get this from a library.

Childhood obesity and cardiovascular disease: January - May [Natalie A Updegrove; National Agricultural Library (U.S.)]. Global Perspectives on Childhood Obesity: Current Status, Consequences and Prevention, Second Edition examines the current childhood obesity epidemic, outlines the consequences of this crisis, and develops strategies to forestall and prevent book.

Cardiovascular Disease (CVD) is a major cause of early death and disability across the world. The major markers of risk—including high blood cholesterol, smoking, and. Obesity and Cardiovascular Disease. Francisco B.

Ortega, Carl J. Lavie, and ; Steven N. Blair; From the PROFITH “PROmoting FITness and Health through physical activity” Research Cited by: Among adults, obesity is strongly associated with type 2 diabetes, hypertension, dyslipidemia, cardiovascular disease, biliary tract disease, and asthma.

There is also a strong association. Particular emphasis is placed on recent updates in practical care in obesity and cardiovascular disease, such as new diagnostic techniques and novel pharmacological and. Lifestyles such as eating and physical activity (PA) patterns and obesity in childhood have a long-term effect on risk of cardiovascular disease (CVD).

Poor diet and inadequate PA together Cited by: With obesity-related illness such as cardiovascular disease and diabetes accounting for several of the top causes of death in the United States, some public health experts now suggest obesity. Childhood obesity becomes a life-long problem in most cases and is associated with long term chronic disease risk for a variety of diseases including type 2 diabetes, cardiovascular Price: $   The prevalence of overweight and obesity in the United States and much of the world is increasing dramatically.

Following in kind is the increased incidence of all of obesity's Cited by: An overweight child is now known to be at risk for maladies ranging from asthma to cardiovascular disease, and obesity among American children has reached epidemic proportions.

Childhood Cited by: 5. Obesity in early life, as an important metabolic problem leads to major health disorders such as hypertension [4], non-alcoholic fatty liver disease [6], obesity in the adulthood and more other.

The cardiovascular consequences of obesity in a population will also depend strongly on the associated pattern of other major cardiovascular disease risk factors.

Children who have obesity are more likely to become adults with obesity. 11 Adult obesity is associated with increased risk of a number of serious health conditions including .Obesity has now overtaken smoking as the principal risk factor for cardiovascular disease in most Western societies.

The root causes of the obesity epidemic are complex; despite major efforts.