Obesity

Progress in Preventing Childhood Obesity: How Do We Measure Up?  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by leonardo78 at Aug. 16, 2017
Progress in Preventing Childhood Obesity: How Do We Measure Up?

Progress in Preventing Childhood Obesity: How Do We Measure Up?
Institute of Medicine, Food and Nutrition Board, Committee on Progress in Preventing Childhood Obesit
Language: English | 2007 | ISBN: 0309102081 | 494 pages | PDF | 2,1 MB

The remarkable increase in the prevalence of obesity among children and youth in the United States over a relatively short timespan represents one of the defining public health challenges of the 21st century.
Anti-diabetes and Anti-obesity Medicinal Plants and Phytochemicals: Safety, Efficacy, and Action Mechanisms

Bashar Saad and Hilal Zaid, "Anti-diabetes and Anti-obesity Medicinal Plants and Phytochemicals: Safety, Efficacy, and Action Mechanisms"
English | ISBN: 3319541013 | 2017 | 257 pages | PDF | 6 MB

Encyclopedia of Obesity (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Specialselection at Nov. 16, 2011
Encyclopedia of Obesity (Repost)

Kathleen Keller, "Encyclopedia of Obesity"
Sage Publications, Inc; 1 edition | English | 2008-01-24 | ISBN: 1412952387 | 1040 pages | PDF | 25.6 mb
The End of Energy Obesity: Breaking Today's Energy Addiction for a Prosperous and Secure Tomorrow

Peter Tertzakian, Keith Hollihan, "The End of Energy Obesity: Breaking Today's Energy Addiction for a Prosperous and Secure Tomorrow"
W-y | ISBN: 0470435445 | 2009 | PDF | 318 pages | 2,26 mb

Praise For The End of Energy Obesity
"Peter Tertzakian has succeeded once again. He outlines a visionary approach to meeting the serious challenges of the world's projected population growth, continued economic growth, and increasing living standards. This book is a clarion call to policymakers, business leaders, and energy consumers everywhere."
—Guy Caruso, Senior Advisor, CSIS, Washington, D.C. (former Administrator, U.S. Energy Information Administration)

Obesity and Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by roxul at Aug. 20, 2017
Obesity and Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus

John P. Sheehan and Margaret M. Ulchaker, "Obesity and Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus"
English | ISBN: 0199740216 | 2017 | 96 pages | PDF | 1 MB

Hunger and Obesity: Understanding a Food Insecurity Paradigm: Workshop Summary  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by leonardo78 at Aug. 4, 2017
Hunger and Obesity: Understanding a Food Insecurity Paradigm: Workshop Summary

Hunger and Obesity: Understanding a Food Insecurity Paradigm: Workshop Summary
Institute of Medicine, Food and Nutrition Board, Steve Olson, Emily Ann Miller, Lisa M. Troy
Language: English | 2011 | ISBN: 0309187427 | 250 pages | PDF | 2,3 MB

At some point during 2009, more than 17 million households in the United States had difficulty providing enough food for all their members because of a lack of resources. In more than one-third of these households, the food intake of some household members was reduced and normal eating patterns were disrupted due to limited resources.

Fat Planet: The Obesity Trap and How We Can Escape It  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by IrGens at Aug. 4, 2017
Fat Planet: The Obesity Trap and How We Can Escape It

Fat Planet: The Obesity Trap and How We Can Escape It by Dr. David Lewis, Dr. Margaret Leitch
English | April 1, 2015 | ISBN: 184794728X, 0099594129 | EPUB | 352 pages | 0.9 MB
Anti-diabetes and Anti-obesity Medicinal Plants and Phytochemicals: Safety, Efficacy, and Action Mechanisms [Repost]

Bashar Saad, Hilal Zaid, Siba Shanak, Sleman Kadan - Anti-diabetes and Anti-obesity Medicinal Plants and Phytochemicals: Safety, Efficacy, and Action Mechanisms
Published: 2017-05-13 | ISBN: 3319541013 | PDF | 257 pages | 5.8 MB
Obesity in the Early Childhood Years: State of the Science and Implementation of Promising Solutions

Obesity in the Early Childhood Years: State of the Science and Implementation of Promising Solutions
Engineering, and Medicine National Academies of Sciences, Health and Medicine Division, Food and Nutrition Board, Roundtable on Obesity Solutions
Language: English | 2016 | ISBN: 0309439213 | 114 pages | PDF | 1,5 MB

Among the many troubling aspects of the rising prevalence of obesity in the United States and elsewhere in recent years, the growth of early childhood overweight and obesity stands out.

The Effects of Farm and Food Policy on Obesity in the United States  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at July 19, 2017
The Effects of Farm and Food Policy on Obesity in the United States

The Effects of Farm and Food Policy on Obesity in the United States By Dr. Julian M. Alston, Abigail M. Okrent
English | PDF | 2017 | 404 Pages | ISBN : 1137486473 | 9.9 MB

This book uses an economic framework to examine the consequences of U.S. farm and food policies for obesity, its social costs, and the implications for government policy.