TITLE

The challenge of obesity treatment: avoiding weight regain

AUTHOR(S)
Ross, Robert
PUB. DATE
May 2009
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;5/12/2009, Vol. 180 Issue 10, p997
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Opinion
ABSTRACT
In this article the author discusses the challenge of treating obesity using the lifestyle-based programs. He states that the use of the programs which can help obese people to loss weight by 10% can also make them regain the weight loss after the treatment. He adds that a trial has been done to determine the effectivity of the program. He suggests that these people needs also the assistance of the exercise specialists and dieticians.
ACCESSION #
38804305

 

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