TITLE

Treating obesity in individuals and populations

PUB. DATE
December 2005
SOURCE
BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);12/10/2005, Vol. 331 Issue 7529, p1387
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The author looks at how the prevalence of obesity has not decreased, despite an increase in interest and treatment. The author summarizes the evidence behind interventions to treat or prevent obesity in adults, children and communities. Also discussed are the strengths and weaknesses of current research and recommends for the future of obesity treatment and research.
ACCESSION #
19149578

 

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