This book brings together findings of recent studies, including those aimed at defining obesity, analyzing diets and evaluating medication and surgical treatments. It also explores the economic and social ramifications of obesity and issues such as weight discrimination and the complex question of how to determine responsibility for prevention and treatment.
Obesity: A Reference Handbook
By Judith S. Stern and Alexandra Kazaks (ABC-CLIO, LLC 2009)
| Published: Monday, November 30, 2009
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