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The obesity reality : a comprehensive approach to a growing problem, Naheed Ali, M.D

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The obesity reality : a comprehensive approach to a growing problem
Title
The obesity reality
Title remainder
a comprehensive approach to a growing problem
Statement of responsibility
Naheed Ali, M.D
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Although every day we read news reports linking health problems to diet and lifestyle, there remains a dearth of books on the topic that consider obesity from a variety of standpoints that include medical, personal, financial, and related considerations. The Obesity Reality discusses these viewpoints to explain how and why the problem exists both in the United States and around the world, and in men, women, children. More than a billion people are overweight and that number is expected to increase substantially over the next decade. How can we live past 90 while being obese? How can we remain healthy until our last breath? During the last decade, doctors have been successfully applying medical principles to the search for an obesity cure. But there is no magic medication, no vaccine that can head off the obesity epidemic as sweeps across the planet. Dr. Ali discusses the realities of obesity and its repercussions, which include poor health, high medical costs, restrictions on lifestyle and activities, and more. He shows how we can address obesity, starting in childhood, to prevent it from getting worse, both on a personal and on a societal level, and how we can reverse its effects through proper diet, exercise, and lifestyle choices as well as medical procedures and medications"--Amazon.com
Cataloging source
OClCo
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The obesity reality : a comprehensive approach to a growing problem, Naheed Ali, M.D
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 315-321) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Part I
  • Big Picture
  • Part II
  • Front Lines
  • Part III
  • Keep It Up!
Control code
sky2ocm77459327
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First paperback edition.
Extent
xvii, 331 pages
Isbn
9781442214477
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2012002512
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Label
The obesity reality : a comprehensive approach to a growing problem, Naheed Ali, M.D
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 315-321) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Part I
  • Big Picture
  • Part II
  • Front Lines
  • Part III
  • Keep It Up!
Control code
sky2ocm77459327
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First paperback edition.
Extent
xvii, 331 pages
Isbn
9781442214477
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2012002512
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

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