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Obesity by Charlene Akers

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Published by Lucent Books in San Diego .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Obesity -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Obesity.

Book details:

About the Edition

Discusses various definitions of obesity and its possible causes, consequences, treatment, and prevention.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 91-97) and index.

Statementby Charlene Akers.
GenreJuvenile literature.
SeriesLucent overview series
Classifications
LC ClassificationsRC628 .A356 2000
The Physical Object
Pagination112 p. :
Number of Pages112
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22994361M
ISBN 101560066628
LC Control Number99046398
OCLC/WorldCa42435019

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Apr 04,  · Obesity: Evaluation and Treatment Essentials presents a wide spectrum of practical treatment protocols for obesity including exercise, pharmacology, behavior modification, and dietary factors, from the point of view of the practicing physician. The book includes information about the new pharmacotherapy available for the treatment of obesity.5/5(1). Founded in by paediatricians with a unique experience in the field of child and adolescent obesity. Members are well-known physicians, psychologist, physical activity specialists, nutritionists & health workers. ECOG is an European network aiming at better understanding, evaluating, preventing and treating child and adolescent obesity. The first edition of this book and its companion volume, Handbook of Obesity: Etiology and Pathophysiology, Second Edition, was published as Handbook of Obesity, edited by George A. Bray, Claude Bouchard, and W. P. T. James (Marcel Dekker, Inc., ). Jan 23,  · We encourage the use of person-first language (e.g., “adults with obesity” or “20% of children ages have obesity” and not “obese adults” nor “20% of children are obese”) when discussing topics like obesity and other chronic diseases, as well as respectful images.