Weight Loss Information logo

Weight and Teenagers
Teenage Calorie Intake and Physical Activity
Weight Loss Information - How to Reduce Weight


Weight & Teenagers

Sutherland looked at three large federal weight and health surveys. Data on weight came from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, and data on physical activity was from the Youth Risk Behavior Survey, both maintained by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Data on caloric intake was from the Nationwide Food Consumption Survey maintained by the Agriculture Department.

The study said that teenagers ate an average of 2,290 calories a day over the 20 years. It also said that while 42 percent of teens reported doing at least 30 minutes of physical activity on a typical day at the start of the study, only 29 percent did at the end.

"I was trained as a nutritionist," Sutherland said. "The data kept coming out that caloric intake was basically flat, but there was a huge drive to look at diet. I said, 'Let's look at physical activity."

For next page, click Teenagers, Calories & Obesity

Obesity and Weight Loss
Obesity is now the "trillion dollar disease". This reflects the social costs of obesity, in health and lost production, as well as the weight loss drug profits that might be made for any pharmaceutical company that finds a drug-cure for obesity. The search for viable weight loss medications continues, although pharmaceutical weight loss products still have significant side effects.

Short Articles About Teenage Weight Loss and Diet

Overweight Children & Teenagers - Overweight, Obesity & Children - Weight Loss for Adolescents - Weight Control - Overweight Children - Obesity Prepubertal Children - Overweight & Adolescents - Overweight Girls, Snack, TV - Syndrome X in Teenagers - Parents in Child Obesity Treatment - Obesity & Weight In College Students - Super Obese Children - Treatment of Childhood Syndrome X - Weight & Health in Adolescents - Weight Loss Among Students - Weight Change in Obese Kids - Bariatric Surgery and Children - Weight Surgery Teenagers - Obesity Surgery for Teens - Study of Overweight Children - Exercise, Diet for Overweight Teens - Overweight UK Children - Overweight Kids & Lack of Sport - Adolescent Weight Loss Study - Diabetes in Overweight Children - Weight Loss Pre-Teens - Overweight Children and Adolescents - Weight & Teenagers - Teenagers, Calories & Obesity - Causes of Teenage Obesity

Obesity & Weight Index

Obesity Sedentary Kids - Obesity Bubble Children - Child Obesity - Child Obesity Weight Loss - Child Obesity Epidemic - Child Obesity Leptin - Obesity Treatment Leptin - Leptin Obese Children - Obesity Therapy Leptin - Height Obese Adult - Obesity Teenagers - Weight Teenagers - Teenagers CaloriesObesity - Causes Teenage Obesity - Obesity Exercise - Obesity Weight Loss Facts - Obesity Facts - Obesity Fat Research - Obesity Fat Cells - Obesity Fat Genes - Obesity Fat Insulin - Obesity Glucose Insulin - Obesity Glucose - Obesity Hormones - Obesity Sodas - Syndrome X Obesity - Syndrome X Carbs Insulin - Weight Genes Obesity - Weight Genetics - Weight Genetic Differences - Obesity Genetics Genes - Weight Gain Diet Genetics - Genetics Diet Weight Obesity - Weight Control Diet Advice - Obesity Risks Birth Defects - Obese Women Birth Defects - Perilipin Obesity Gene - Holiday Weight Gain - Obesity Study Method - Obesity Study Results - Weight Gain Study - Obesity Reduction Plan - Obesity Fat Junk Food - Metabolic Syndrome X - Weight Loss Endothelial Function - Weight Loss Endothelial Function Obesity - Endothelial Function Weight Loss Study - Obesity Treatment - Endolthelial Function Studies - Weight Loss Issues - Childhood Obesity - Child Obesity Study - Anti-Obesity Drugs Diabetes - Obesity Study Children - Obesity Lack of Exercise

Return to Obesity & Weight

 


Weight Loss Information - Rapid Weight Loss - Diet Program - How to Lose Weight - Best Weight Loss Goals
Weight Loss Advice - Healthy Balanced Diet - Body Fat Percentage - Diets & Weight Loss Programs
Information on Weight Loss Diets - How to Reduce Weight - Weight Management - Weight Loss Surgery Information
Weight Loss Surgery Benefits/Risks - Weight Loss Drugs Advice - Weight Loss Pills / Weight Loss Pills Information
Xenical Weight Loss Drugs - Meridia/Sibutramine Pills - Guide to Diet Pills - Calorie Needs - Weight Loss Supplements
How to Control Weight - Body Mass Index Calculator - Exercise & Fitness to Lose Weight - Weight Health Issues - Obesity
Treatment of Obesity - Advice About Weight Loss - Questions on Weight Loss & Diet - Weight Loss Advice for Women
Weight Loss Advice for Diabetics - Weight Loss Advice for Teenagers - Weight Loss Advice for Adolescents
Diet & Weight Information - Weight Loss Support - Obesity Drug Treatment - Obesity & Gallstones - How to Lower Cholesterol
Dietary Guidelines - Protein, Carbs & Diet - Carbohydrates & Weight Loss - Weight Gain at College
Weight Gain After Quit Smoking - Weight Control in Menopause - Weight Gain in Pregnancy - Weight Control in Pregnancy
Weight Loss Breast-Feeding - Healthy Weight Range - Healthy Weight Loss Diet - Waist Circumference - Weight Cycling
Weight Health Risks - Weight Risks Assessment - Weight Reduction Tips - Weight Loss Guidelines - Weight Loss Products
Weight Loss Tools - Weight Maintenance

Enquiries: Contact Us. See also Terms of Use
© 2003-2017 Weight Loss Information. All Rights Reserved.