Obesity

Obesity

Obesity & Endometrial Cancer: A Patient’s Guide

This one-and-a-half-minute animated explainer video briefly describes the connection between endometrial cancer recurrence and obesity. Geared towards a patient audience, the video explains the importance of maintaining a healthy lifestyle in a straightforward and visually appealing way, and suggests effective methods to lose weight.

SGO Obesity Toolkit

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Additional Resources

The American Society for Clinical Oncology (ASCO) also offers resources for patients and providers on the subject of obesity.

BMI Calculator

Body Mass Index (BMI) is an estimate of body fat. Individuals with a BMI of 25.0 to 29.9 are considered overweight. Those with a BMI above 30.0 are considered obese.