TITLE

Scalable Obesity Solutions (S.O.S.)

AUTHOR(S)
Levine, James A.
PUB. DATE
November 2010
SOURCE
Journal of Physical Activity & Health;Nov2010 Supplement, Vol. 7, pS307
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The know-how is available to reverse the obesity epidemic. Reversing obesity is a societal necessity because it is the predominant contributor to chronic ill health in developed countries and a growing precipitant of illness in middle and low-income countries. In the United States, for example, obesity is the chief driver of health care costs in a country that can no longer afford health care. Although some might advocate population-wide medication use to mitigate the effects of obesity on health, the more direct response is to end obesity. The goal of this paper is explain how mass-scalable obesity containment can be designed, built, and disseminated. Scalable Obesity Solutions (S.O.S.) are discussed from concept through deployment.
ACCESSION #
56545257

 

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