Obesity

Obesity and Cancer  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Underaglassmoon at Dec. 4, 2016
Obesity and Cancer

Obesity and Cancer
Springer | Internal Medicine | December 30, 2016 | ISBN-10: 3319425404 | 256 pages | pdf | 4.04 mb

Editors: Pischon, Tobias, Nimptsch, Katharina (Eds.)
Provides a comprehensive and up-to-date review of the relationship between obesity and cancer
Combines epidemiological and experimental perspectivesOffers a detailed analysis of the effect of obesity on different types of cancers

Coursera - Nudge-it: Understanding Obesity (The University of Edinburgh)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ParRus at Oct. 25, 2016
Coursera - Nudge-it: Understanding Obesity (The University of Edinburgh)

Coursera - Nudge-it: Understanding Obesity (The University of Edinburgh)
WEBRip | English | MP4 + PDF Guides | 960 x 540 | AVC ~276 kbps | 29.970 fps
AAC | 128 Kbps | 44.1 KHz | 2 channels | Subs: English (.srt) | 02:06:55 | 233 MB
Genre: eLearning Video / Medicine, Health

Nudge-it is an multi-disciplinary European research project studying new ways of establishing and reinforcing healthy eating habits. Join us to learn about eating, appetite and obesity.

Assessing Prevalence and Trends in Obesity: Navigating the Evidence  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by exLib at Oct. 4, 2016
Assessing Prevalence and Trends in Obesity: Navigating the Evidence

Assessing Prevalence and Trends in Obesity: Navigating the Evidence
Food and Nutrition Board; Health and Medicine Division; National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine
NAS Press | 2016 | ISBN: 0309442710 9780309442718 | 301 pages | PDF | 5 MB

This volume examines the approaches to data collection, analysis, and interpretation that have been used in recent reports on obesity prevalence and trends at the national, state, and local level, particularly among U.S. children, adolescents, and young adults.

Handbook of Obesity: Clinical Applications, Third Edition  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by alt_f4 at Aug. 4, 2016
Handbook of Obesity: Clinical Applications, Third Edition

Handbook of Obesity: Clinical Applications, Third Edition (Bray, Handbook of Obesity) by George A Bray
English | June 12, 2008 | ISBN: 142005144X | 674 Pages | PDF | 7 MB

Handbook of Obesity: Clinical Applications, Third Edition is the premier reference for physicians and researchers in the field of obesity. Written by leading scientists and clinicians, this handbook offers unparalleled depth and breadth of coverage concerning this growing global and chronic disease that affects and exacerbates comorbid conditions including diabetes and heart disease.

Biopolitics and the 'Obesity Epidemic': Governing Bodies  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by alt_f4 at Aug. 4, 2016
Biopolitics and the 'Obesity Epidemic': Governing Bodies

Biopolitics and the 'Obesity Epidemic': Governing Bodies (Routledge Studies in Health and Social Welfare) by Valerie Harwood
English | Dec. 11, 2008 | ISBN: 0203882067, 0415991889 | 232 Pages | PDF | 2 MB

Biopolitics and the ‘Obesity Epidemic’ is the first edited collection of critical perspectives on the 'obesity epidemic.

Men and the War on Obesity: A Sociological Study  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by alt_f4 at Aug. 4, 2016
Men and the War on Obesity: A Sociological Study

Men and the War on Obesity: A Sociological Study by Lee F. Monaghan
English | May 14, 2008 | ISBN: 0415407125, 0415407117 | 229 Pages | PDF | 2 MB

Is obesity really a public health problem and what does the construction of obesity as a health problem mean for men?
According to official statistics, the majority of men in nations such as England and the USA are overweight or obese.
Children, Obesity and Exercise: Prevention, Treatment and Management of Childhood and Adolescent Obesity

Children, Obesity and Exercise: Prevention, Treatment and Management of Childhood and Adolescent Obesity (Routledge Studies in Physical Education and Youth Sport) by Andrew Hills
English | Aug. 16, 2007 | ISBN: 0415408849, 0415408830 | 184 Pages | PDF | 5 MB

Throughout the developed world there is an increasing prevalence of childhood obesity. Because of this increase, and awareness of the risks to long term health that childhood obesity presents, the phenomena is now described by many as a global epidemic.

The Economics of Obesity  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by alt_f4 at Aug. 4, 2016
The Economics of Obesity

The Economics of Obesity, Volume 17 (Advances in Health Economics and Health Services Research) (Advances in Health Economics and Health Services Research) by John Cawley
English | Feb. 21, 2007 | ISBN: 0762314060 | 389 Pages | PDF | 3 MB

This text is divided into four sections: 'Predicting Obesity and Related Behaviours', 'Treatments for Obesity', 'Labour Market Impacts of Obesity' and 'Other Costs and Consequences of Obesity'.

Early Childhood Obesity Prevention Policies  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by alt_f4 at Aug. 4, 2016
Early Childhood Obesity Prevention Policies

Early Childhood Obesity Prevention Policies by Early Childhood Obesity Prevention Policies
English | Dec. 1, 2011 | ISBN: 0822316862 | ASIN: 0309210240 | 145 Pages | PDF | 4 MB

Childhood obesity is a serious health problem that has adverse and long-lasting consequences for individuals, families, and communities.

Obesity: Dietary and Developmental Influences  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by alt_f4 at Aug. 4, 2016
Obesity: Dietary and Developmental Influences

Obesity: Dietary and Developmental Influences by Gail Woodward-Lopez
English | Mar. 15, 2006 | ISBN: 0849392454 | 350 Pages | PDF | 3 MB

Focusing on prevention rather than treatment, Obesity: Dietary and Developmental Influences reviews and evaluates the determinants of obesity.