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Published by W.B. Saunders in Philadelphia, PA .
Written in English

  • Obesity

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    StatementGeorge A. Bray, guest editor
    SeriesThe Medical clinics of North America -- v. 73, no. 1, Medical clinics of North America -- v. 73, no. 1
    ContributionsBray, George A
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 269 p. :
    Number of Pages269
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14669278M

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In this and provocative book/5(K). Obesity is a major public health concern because it predisposes the individual to many disorders, such as noninsulin-dependent diabetes, hypertension, stroke, and coronary artery disease, and has been associated with an increased incidence of certain cancers, notably cancers of the colon, rectum, prostate, breast, uterus, and cervix.

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Obesity is a continuing issue around the world and in many contexts. The growing number of obese people is an increasing concern for those in the medical profession, and obesity can pose specific challenges in relation to fertility and pregnancy.

Mar 29,  · In this important book, Dr. Fung takes aim at tired myths about weight control and shoots each of them dead, right before your eyes. He convincingly argues that obesity is a hormonal disorder that can only be conquered by eating in a way that brings hormones into balance.5/5.

Apr 01,  · About this book. The prevalence of obesity has now reached such proportions that in many parts of the world it is one of the most dominant health problems. Obesity leads to a number of serious diseases such as type 2 diabetes, cardiovascular disease, hypertension, stroke and cancer as well as psychological problems and a poor quality of life.

Mar 01,  · “Dr. Jason Fung’s explanation of insulin resistance and the accompanying insulin model of obesity is original, brilliant and game changing.” —Zoë Harcombe, Obesity researcher, author of The Harcrombe Diet “A fantastic book that exposes some of the world's most pervasive myths about obesity and weight management/5.

Feb 27,  · The Obesity Code is a book written by Dr. Jason Fung, MD. It describes a diet program targeted at those who have a hard time losing weight, even when they follow a regular diet and exercise program.

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The book includes information about the new pharmacotherapy available for the treatment of obesity.5/5(1). Founded in by paediatricians with a unique experience in the field of child and adolescent obesity.

Members are well-known physicians, psychologist, physical activity specialists, nutritionists & health workers. ECOG is an European network aiming at better understanding, evaluating, preventing and treating child and adolescent obesity.

The first edition of this book and its companion volume, Handbook of Obesity: Etiology and Pathophysiology, Second Edition, was published as Handbook of Obesity, edited by George A.

Bray, Claude Bouchard, and W. James (Marcel Dekker, Inc., ). Jan 23,  · We encourage the use of person-first language (e.g., “adults with obesity” or “20% of children ages have obesity” and not “obese adults” nor “20% of children are obese”) when discussing topics like obesity and other chronic diseases, as well as respectful images.

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In this timely and revealing handbook, two of the foremost experts on obesity provide an up-to-date, scientifically accurate, yet accessible study of our current understanding of the causes, consequences, and most effective responses to this persistent health iniinisamoa.comy: A Reference Handbook helps readers unravel the connections between obesity, genetics, and the environmental and.

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Jul 23,  · The first section of the book is The Epidemic and lays out the problems with obesity in Western culture in modern times.

Fung then goes on in section 2, The Calorie Deception, to blow apart the theory of the calorie and its relationship to obesity. Counting calories has not made for a thinner population, because it does not work.

For more on fasting, read Fung’s book titled The Complete Guide to Fasting. In sum, The Obesity Code is a must-read because it is the most up to date writing on diet to date. It’s truly the key to breaking out of the prison of obesity. Read More on this subject by Jason Fung in. Obesity increases your risk of diabetes, heart disease, stroke, arthritis, and some cancers.

If you have obesity, losing even 5 to 10 percent of your weight can delay or prevent some of these diseases. For example, that means losing 10 to 20 pounds if you weigh pounds. Obesity is on the rise. The state of obesity in the world today is a concern for all governments especially those in developed countries and with this comes the rise of hypertension and high cholesterol levels.

Despite the efforts these governments have taken, the epidemic seems to become more serious. Seeking groundbreaking scientific information on obesity.

Looking for leading-edge, peer-reviewed research. Then Obesity is your essential source. By reading Obesity, the official journal of The Obesity Society, you will stay informed about vital developments in this quickly evolving field. You will also get the latest reviews and commentaries from colleagues around the globe, representing a.

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Obesity is an excess of body fat that frequently results in a significant impairment of health. Doctors generally agree that men with more than 25% body fat and women with more than 30% are obese. Obesity is a known risk factor for chronic diseases including heart disease, diabetes, high blood pressure, stroke and some forms of cancer.

The incidence and prevalence of obesity is continuing to rise throughout the world, which is resulting in higher rates of conditions such as type 2 diabetes, cardiovascular disease, and cancer.

This chapter outlines the epidemiology of obesity and discusses the challenges in. May 23,  · The Obesity Code, written by Dr.

Jason Fung, MD, is a diet book about the obesity epidemic and how there is a secret to unlocking the code to weight loss. As explained by health and medical writer Jane Langille, obesity is a hormonal disorder of fat regulation.

Insulin and insulin resistance play a large part in weight loss and weight gain over time/ A person is considered obese when his or her weight is 20% or more above normal weight.

WebMD takes a look at obesity and some solutions. Obesity is a worldwide problem (1) and affect more than million Americans (% of the adult population)(2). In the s the prevalence of obesity began to rise more rapidly than before and has now reached epidemic proportions by: 3.

This book aims to provide readers with a general as well as an advanced overview of the key trends in childhood obesity. Obesity is an illness that occurs due to a combination of genetic, environmental, psychosocial, metabolic and hormonal factors.

The prevalence of obesity has shown a great rise both in adults and children in the last 30 years. It is known that one third of children who are.

The Obesity Medicine Association’s definition of obesity is “a chronic, relapsing, multifactorial, neurobehavioral disease, wherein an increase in body fat promotes adipose tissue dysfunction and abnormal fat mass physical forces, resulting in adverse metabolic, biomechanical, and psychosocial health consequences.”.

childhood obesity a national priority.1 Despite all the public attention, no one is sure which policies and programs will most effectively combat childhood obesity. The uncertainty reflects in part a lack of agree-ment about what caused obesity to increase in the first place.

Theories abound. The “epi-demic” in childhood obesity has been. Obesity, excessive accumulation of body fat, usually caused by the consumption of more calories than the body can use. The excess calories are then stored as fat, or adipose tissue.

Overweight, if moderate, is not necessarily obesity, particularly in muscular or large-boned individuals. Weight gain and obesity are driven by hormones - in everyone - and only by understanding the effects of insulin and insulin resistance can we achieve lasting weight loss.

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Obesity: a chronic relapsing progressive disease process. A position statement of the World Obesity Federation G.A. Bray, K.K. Kim, J.P.H. Wilding, on behalf of the World Obesity Federation.

A systematic review and meta-analysis of interval training versus moderate. The 10% Solution for a Healthy Life (blogged version of book, with reader comments and additional materials; scroll down page to see start of book), by Ray Kurzweil (HTML at Filed under: Weight loss.

Weight Loss for Life (electronic edition, ), by Weight-control Information Network (U.S.) (HTML and PDF at NIH). May 15,  · That’s the million dollar question. I recently read The Obesity Code by Jason Fung, MD.

It’s an excellent read and not your average diet book. Fung is a nephrologist (kidney specialist) and founder of Intensive Dietary Management in Toronto, Ontario, where he specializes in treating people with type 2 diabetes and obesity. I loved his. This book presents the latest advances in our understanding of the pathophysiologic basis that induces the chronic positive energy balance necessary to progressively store excessive amounts of fat mass.

It highlights the clinical complications of obesity, while also focusing on the major scientific. ObesityWeek®: Where Science and Treatment Meet Each year at ObesityWeek, world-renowned experts in obesity explore leading-edge science, clinical interventions, and policy approaches to combat the obesity epidemic.

ObesityWeek is presented by The Obesity Society (TOS) in partnership with the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS). Global Experts Gather for .In a new Pediatrics study, "Prevalence of Obesity and Severe Obesity in US Children ," the authors deliver a grim message that despite nearly 3 decades of awareness and prevention efforts, the childhood obesity epidemic continues to grow on a national scale.Get this from a library!

Obesity. [Scott Barbour;] -- This volume explores the topics relating to obesity by presenting varied expert opinions that examine many of the different aspects that comprise these issues. The viewpoints are selected from a wide.