Brief lifestyle intervention led to increased physical activity, weight loss

Bray, George A.
March 2008
Endocrine Today;3/10/2008, Vol. 6 Issue 4, p19
The article reports that brief lifestyle counseling resulted in increased physical activity and weight loss in type 2 diabetic patients after 12 months from a randomized, controlled trial. According to the article, the study included 310 patients with a body mass index (BMI) ≥25. It also indicates that intervention had the setting of self-management goals for nutrition and physical activity using a tailored computer program.


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