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Judith E. Brown
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Judith E. Brown
ISBN: 9781305628007
Textbook Problem

Sue has a chronic condition with a pattern of weight gain and then loss, without growth over the last year. Identify as true or false statements 5, 6, and 7.

5.    Sue’s condition can modify her energy needs compared to a healthy child.

_______ True    _______ False

Summary Introduction

To examine: Whether the statement “Person S’s condition can modify her energy needs compared to a healthy child.” is true or false.

Introduction: Energy obtained from food is used by an individual to maintain the body composition and size through continuous growth and development. Energy needs depend on the weight, height, age, and amount of physical activity performed by an individual. Therefore, any underlying condition that adversely affects the levels of physical activity, weight, or body composition of individuals can alter their energy needs.

Explanation

It is given that Person S had a chronic condition with a pattern of weight gain and then loss without growth over the last year.

The condition of Person S suggests that her weight is not stable and she is not growing properly. The energy requirement of the body depends on the weight, age, gender, and height of an individual...

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