Obesity and Arthritis: Know the Risks

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Question 1 of 5
If you are obese, your knees and hips experience up to ______ times as much pressure with each step. 
A2
B3
C4
D5
E6
A2
B3
C4
D5
E6
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Question 2 of 5

If you are obese, your knees and hips experience up to _______ times as much pressure when walking down a flight of stairs.

A2
B3
C4
D5
E6
A2
B3
C4
D5
E6
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Question 3 of 5

For every ten pounds of excess weight gained, the risk of developing osteoarthritis increases by approximately:

A10%
B20%
C30%
D40%
E50%
A10%
B20%
C30%
D40%
E50%
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Question 4 of 5

Obesity is a risk factor for:

ADeveloping osteoarthritis of the hips
BDeveloping osteoarthritis of the knees
CDeveloping osteoarthritis of the hands
DDeveloping osteoarthritis of the ankles
EAll of the above
ADeveloping osteoarthritis of the hips
BDeveloping osteoarthritis of the knees
CDeveloping osteoarthritis of the hands
DDeveloping osteoarthritis of the ankles
EAll of the above
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Question 5 of 5

Overweight women who lose as little as 11 pounds decrease their risk of developing arthritis by more than:

A10%
B20%
C30%
D40%
E50%
A10%
B20%
C30%
D40%
E50%
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