Handbook of obesity by George A. Bray, Claude Bouchard

By George A. Bray, Claude Bouchard

Offers an updated evaluate of weight problems, its examine and scientific parts. The textual content info issues starting from historic views, definitions and dimension to the aetiology, pathophysiology, prevention and remedy of weight problems. It covers the influence of weight problems on a variety of stipulations, reminiscent of diabetes, gout, arthritis, and middle, pulmonary and gallbladder sickness, in addition to being pregnant. The e-book additionally provides preventative and remedy measures with workout, vitamin, medicines and surgical procedure.

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It is a contraindication of the use Page 5 of compresses or mild enemas.. For treatment of obesity two suggestions are made; The vigorous massage of the body with pea flour counteracts phlegm diseases and obesity. The gullet, hair compress and flesh of a wolf remedy goiters, dropsy and obesity (24). D. Indian Medicine The fourth great medical tradition is that of Indian medicine (23). In the sacred medical texts of Ayurvedic medicine, sin was viewed as the cause of disease and medical knowledge was closely interwoven with religion and magic.

Tacoma, Washington Richard N. D. Associate Professor and Assistant Director, Clinical Nutrition Program, Division of Epidemiology, Department of Medicine, University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque, New Mexico Peter N. D. Chief, Department of Surgery, Englewood Hospital and Medical Center, Englewood, New Jersey, and Professor of Surgery, Mt. Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York Vicki K. D. , Edin. Professor, Department of Heart and Lung Diseases, Sahlgren's Hospital, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden Steven N.

Jeffery 819 41 Classification and Evaluation of the Overweight Patient George A. Bray 831 42 Behavioral Approaches to the Treatment of Obesity Rena R. Wing 855 43 Dietary Treatment of Obesity Luc F. Van Gaal 875 44 Exercise as a Treatment for Obesity Douglas L. Ballor, Eric P. Poehlman, and Michael J. Toth 891 45 Treatment of Overweight NIDDM Patients Ian D. Caterson and Paul Zimmet 911 46 Treatment of the Obese Hypertensive Ehud Grossman and Franz H. Messerli 925 47 Treatment of Obese Patients with Dyslipoproteinemia Yuji Matsuzawa, Kaoru Kameda-Takemura, and Shizuya Yamashita 941 48 Pharmacological Treatment of Obesity George A.

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