Wk 2 Discussion – Obesity and Weight Loss [due Thurs]
This week, we will investigate the process of digestion and the ways that our bodies balance energy and regulate weight.
Respond to the following in a minimum of 175 words in which you address at least 3 of the following:
- What have you learned this week since beginning your learning activities?
- Let’s say you and a friend eat the same foods in the same amounts for the same period of time, but only one of you loses weight. How is that possible?
- How does obesity relate to type 2 diabetes, heart problems, or blood pressure issues?
- Do you think obesity is a global problem?
- What advice would you give to someone who wants to lose weight by reducing their caloric intake, but isn’t sure where to start?
- Consider citing or including references to relevant, current news sources that interest you and support your post and responses.
SCI 220T WK 2 Discussion