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Resources tagged "Obesity"

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Childhood Obesity

Focuses on the prevention and treatment of obesity in children as well as reference of pathophysiological effects.

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Childhood Obesity: A Review of the Increased Risk for Physical and Psychological Comorbidities

From Clinical Therapeutics, highlights recent literature review on the comorbidities associated with childhood obesity.

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Psychosocial Determinants of Childhood and Adolescent Obesity

From the Journal of Social, Behavioral and Health Sciences

Community Resources

Directory of Obesity Prevention Programs in Washtenaw County

Clearing house of obesity prevention programs to help facilitate collaboration, identify gaps and assist with needs assessment and program planning.

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Pediatric Weight Management Resources

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Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, NCHS Obesity

Weblink for FastStats on Obesity and Overweight from the CDC

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Diet, Nutrition and the Prevention of Excessive Weight Gain and Obesity

Proposes information on population goals, food based dietary guidelines, and diet related intervention strategies.

Clinical Guidelines

Guideline for the Management of Overweight and Obesity in Adults

Presented by the American College of Cardiology and the American Heart Association, includes recommendations and obesity management algorithms.

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