Lifestyle and Its Relationship with Body Weight | Chapter 04 | Current Trends in Disease and Health Vol. 2

A review of the self-perception of lifestyle and its relationship with body weight in adults is carried out, because the prevalence of overweight / obesity in the world continues to increase and Mexico is not exempt from it. The causes of obesity are reviewed and how different dimensions of lifestyle affect the increase in body mass index. It also includes a review of ways to prevent obesity through lifestyle interventions.

Author(s) Details

Dr. Nicolás Padilla-Raygoza
School of Medicine, University of Celaya, Celaya, México.

Xiomara Arteaga-Herrera
Division of Health Sciences and Engineering, Campus Celaya-Salvatierra, University of Guanajuato, Celaya, México.

Dr. Vicente Beltrán-Campos
Department of Clinical Nursing, Division of Health Sciences, Campus Celaya-Salvatierra, University of Guanajuato, Celaya, México.

Xóchitl Sofía Ramírez-Gómez
Department of Clinical Nursing, Division of Health Sciences, Campus Celaya-Salvatierra, University of Guanajuato, Celaya, México.

Dra. María Luisa Sánchez-Padilla
Health Sciences Institute, University Autonomous of Hidalgo State, Pachuca, México.

Verónica Benítez-Guerrero
Academic Nursing Unity, Institute of Health Sciences, University Autonomous of Nayarit, Tepic, México.

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