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Osteoarthritis

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

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

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%

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

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%
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