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Obesity - Health Tools

Health Tools help you make wise health decisions or take action to improve your health.

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Decision Points focus on key medical care decisions that are important to many health problems.

Obesity: Should I Have Weight-Loss Surgery?Obesity: Should I Take Weight-Loss Medicine?Obesity: Should I Use a Diet Plan to Lose Weight?
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Actionsets are designed to help people take an active role in managing a health condition.

Fitness: Using a Pedometer or Step CounterHealthy Eating: Changing Your Eating HabitsHealthy Eating: Cutting Unhealthy Fats From Your DietHealthy Eating: Getting Support When Changing Your Eating HabitsHealthy Eating: Recognizing Your Hunger Signals
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Interactive tools are designed to help people determine health risks, ideal weight, target heart rate, and more.

Interactive Tool: Do Your BMI and Waist Size Increase Your Health Risks?Interactive Tool: How Many Calories Did You Burn?Interactive Tool: What Is Your Child's BMI?

    This information is produced and provided by the National Cancer Institute (NCI). The information in this topic may have changed since it was written. For the most current information, contact the National Cancer Institute via the Internet web site at http:// cancer .gov or call 1-800-4-CANCER.

    WebMD Medical Reference from Healthwise

    Last Updated: March 12, 2014
    This information is not intended to replace the advice of a doctor. Healthwise disclaims any liability for the decisions you make based on this information.
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