Identify one forecasting model to predict the need for health promotion and disease prevention nursing services for a specific population based on the intent of the Patient Protection and Affordable….
What is Obesity? What is BMI?
Hruby, A., & Hu, F. B. (2015). The Epidemiology of Obesity: A Big Picture. PharmacoEconomics, 33(7), 673–689. https://doi.org/10.1007/s40273-014-0243-x (Alternate link: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4859313/)
After reading the article, answer the following questions:
What is Obesity? What is BMI? Discuss current trends for prevalence of overweight, obesity, and extreme obesity in the U.S. How do these compare to the rest of the world? When should BMI not be used?