From the Publisher
Obesity is a major risk factor for a variety of cardiovascular, cardiopulmonary, endocrinologic, metabolic, musculoskeletal, and behavioral disorders.
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Handbook of Obesity Intervention for the LifespanEdited by Larry C. James, Wright State University, Dayton, OH, USAJohn Linton, West Virginia University School of Medicine, Charleston Environmental, genetic, psychological, and societal factors interact to produce obesity, a chronic condition of epidemic proportions. The Handbook of Obe...