TITLE

Ups and downs of dieting may court heart disease

PUB. DATE
January 1993
SOURCE
Environmental Nutrition;Jan1993, Vol. 16 Issue 1, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the link between yo-yo dieting and shortening life expectancy due to heart related problems. Weight gain or loss in a short period of time increase the risk of dying from heart disease; Weight maintenance plan.
ACCESSION #
9307236340

 

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