Treating and preventing obesity through diet. Practical approaches for family physicians

Kim M. Gans, Judith Wylie-Rosett, Charles B. Eaton

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Abstract

For prevention and treatment of obesity in adults and children, the main message is to encourage lifelong healthful eating habits and physical activity. Physicians can play a key role in encouraging behavior change and in providing nutrition education or referral.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)391-414
Number of pages24
JournalClinics in Family Practice
Volume4
Issue number2
DOIs
StatePublished - Jun 2002

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Family Physicians
Feeding Behavior
Referral and Consultation
Obesity
Exercise
Diet
Physicians
Education
Therapeutics

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Treating and preventing obesity through diet. Practical approaches for family physicians. / Gans, Kim M.; Wylie-Rosett, Judith; Eaton, Charles B.

In: Clinics in Family Practice, Vol. 4, No. 2, 06.2002, p. 391-414.

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