TITLE

Obesity: Chronic Condition, Not a Character Flaw

AUTHOR(S)
ASTON, GERI
PUB. DATE
January 2017
SOURCE
H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;Jan2017, Vol. 91 Issue 1, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article deals with the changing goals of weight loss programs for obesity. Topics discussed include the goal of the weight loss program, which should focus on helping patients lose a sufficient amount of weight to improve or reverse related complications, the perceptions of Americans about safe weight-loss methods, and the barriers that prevented obese people to lose weight.
ACCESSION #
120955109

 

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