Watching your weight can be a healthy activity. Watching it with a maniacal intensity? Not so much. Take our quick quiz to find out if you know the difference between a healthy concern about body weight and an unhealthy -- and unsafe -- obsession.
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, what percentage of adults in America are obese?
According to a Consumer Reports survey of more than 1,200 Americans, how many adults say they are overweight or obese?
According to the National Eating Disorders Association, the average American woman's physical measurements are what?
5 feet 4 inches, 140 pounds
5 feet 6 inches, 160 pounds
5 feet, 10 inches, 170 pounds
Up to how many people in the U.S. suffer from an eating disorder?
How many females have the "ideal" body type portrayed in advertising?
What percentage of 5th through 12th grade girls report that magazine images influence their idea of an ideally shaped body?
What percentage of 10-year-olds is afraid of being fat?
Which mental illness has the highest mortality rate of all?
Lack of menstruation in women is one of the signs of which eating disorder?
What condition is characterized by overeating and then purging the meal through the use of forced vomiting or laxatives?
Which of the following is a real eating disorder?
What disorder is characterized by obsessively thinking about a physical flaw, whether it's real or imagined?
body dysmorphic disorder
Which is another name for compulsive exercising?
What is one serious side effect of over-exercising?
stress to your relationships
stress to your wallet
stress to the heart
For women, daily calorie consumption below what level is considered dangerous?
In 2010, every state in America had an obesity rate that was at least how high?
How many Americans with eating disorders seek treatment?
What is the most popular New Year's resolution?
getting out of debt
Of 1,234 American adults polled in a Consumer Report's survey, how many said their diet was extremely healthy?
Approximately how many people with eating disorders meet the criteria for depression?