Clinical Guidelines on the Identification, Evaluation, and Treatment of Overweight and Obesity in

October 1998
American Journal of Clinical Nutrition;Oct98, Vol. 68 Issue 4, p899
Academic Journal
Presents guidelines for the treatment of overweight and obesity in the United States. Details on the estimated number of overweight or obese adults in the US; Definition of overweight and obesity; Relation of higher body weights with the increase in all-cause mortality; In-depth look at the health risks of overweight and obesity.


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