TITLE

Taking back control: the fight against obesity

AUTHOR(S)
MOORE, CAROLE
PUB. DATE
July 2011
SOURCE
Clinical Advisor;Jul2011, Vol. 14 Issue 7, p47
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the diagnosis and treatment trends of obesity in the U.S. According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), 32.2% of men and 35.5% of women in the U.S. are obese. It mentions that the reason for the increasing rate of obesity is caused by poor diet and lack of exercise. It is suggested to have control in eating and regular exercise to avoid the dangers of obesity. It tackles optimal dietary strategy, pharmacologic interventions, and bariatric surgery.
ACCESSION #
63550642

 

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