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Parental Obesity - Effects On The Fetus - Defects/ Impairments
... Between 18 and 38% of pregnant women of American women are classified as obese ... tube defects in the newborn of an obese woman has been shown to be twice that of a non-obese pregnant female ... to neonatal intensive care units because of effects from the obese mother ...
List Of George Lopez Characters - Recurring Characters - Sylvie Cardenas
... Sylvie is Ernie's morbidly obese mother who needs assistance with bathing and dining ... Ernie said 'She likes to air-dry!' Although she is portrayed as being morbidly obese, she is seen partly on-screen in the episode "Who's Your Daddy?" as an ...
Spit Syndicate - Discography - Singles
... "Starry Eyed" - Obese (April 2010) "Beauty in the Bricks" - Obese (5 October 2012) "Folly" - Obese (25 January 2013) ...
The Biggest Loser (season 4) - Weigh-Ins and Eliminations
... contestants) BMI Normal (18.5 - 24.9 BMI) Overweight (25 - 29.9 BMI) Obese Class I (30 - 34.9 BMI) Obese Class II (35 - 39.9 BMI) Obese Class III (greater than 40 BMI) Notes Amy was originally on Kim's red team ...
Adenovirus Serotype 36
... been linked with human obesity, present in 30% of obese humans and 11% of nonobese humans ... In addition, a study of obese Americans indicates that about 30% of the obese individuals and only 5% of non-obese individuals have antibodies to Ad-36 ... heavier than those with no signs of it and obese children with the virus averaged 35 pounds heavier than obese children with no trace of the virus ...

Famous quotes containing the word obese:

    The obese is ... in a total delirium. For he is not only large, of a size opposed to normal morphology: he is larger than large. He no longer makes sense in some distinctive opposition, but in his excess, his redundancy.
    Jean Baudrillard (b. 1929)