Health professionals know that being 20 or more pounds overweight is associated with a number of health problems,
including impairment of cardiac function due to an increase in the work of the heart, left ventricular dysfunction, hypertension,
diabetes, renal disease, gall bladder disease, joint diseases and gout, abnormal lipid and lipoprotein concentrations, and problems
in the administration of anesthetics during surgery.|
Take this quiz and determine into which category you fall to estimate approximately how much weight you need to lose to reach your "desirable body weight."