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Centre for Healthy Active Living 

For Health Professionals

We accept and triage patients based on the followed criteria:

  1. BMI greater than:
    1. 99th%- CDC growth charts
    2. 3 SDS- WHO growth charts 

Or

  1. BMI greater than:
    1. 95th% (CDC growth charts) with associated severe medical or psychosocial co-morbidity or chronic illness impacted by obesity (see below)
    2. 97th% (WHO growth charts) with associated severe medical or psychosocial co-morbidity or chronic illness impacted by obesity: (see below)
      • Hypertension requiring pharmacotherapy
      • Hyperlipidemia requiring pharmacotherapy-(LDL-C and/or Non-HDL- C > 4.2 mmol/L)
      • Technology dependent sleep disordered breathing (CPAP or BiPAP)
      • Persistent Impaired Glucose Tolerance or Impaired Fasting Glucose(over a 6 month period- defined as fasting plasma glucose > 6.1 mmo/L and/or 2h plasma glucose > 7.8 mmo/L)
      • Type 2 diabetes
      • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
      • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease (elevated liver enzymes and U/S evidence of fatty infiltration)
      • Hypothalamic obesity (secondary to CNS tumor)
      • Genetic syndrome (PWS, BBS, etc.)

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