Weight Management

Weight Management

by Kalpit Jain

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Weight Management by Kalpit Jain

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Weight Management Introduction:

� Introduction
� Overweight and Obesity
� Causes of Overweight and Obesity
� Problems of Overweight and Obesity
� Aggressive Treatment for Obesity
� Weight Loss Strategies

What is Obesity:

� Obesity
� Risks of Obesity

Causes of Obesity:

� Causes of Obesity
� Lack of Sleep
� Stress
� Medications
� Medical Condition
� Menopause

Assessing Your Weight:

� Assessing Your Weight and Health Risk
� Body Mass Index (BMI)
� Waist Circumference
� Risk Factors for Health Associated With Obesity

Health Risks of Overweight and Obesity:

� Health Risks of Overweight and Obesity
� Overweight and Obesity-Related Health Problems in Adults
� Coronary Heart Disease
� High Blood Pressure
� Stroke
� Type 2 Diabetes
� Abnormal Blood Fats
� Metabolic Syndrome
� Cancer
� Osteoarthritis
� Sleep Apnea
� Obesity Hypoventilation Syndrome
� Gallstones
� Overweight and Obesity-Related Health Problems in Children and Teens

Preventing Weight Gain:

� Preventing Weight Gain
� Choosing an Eating Plan to Prevent Weight Gain
� Self-Monitoring

Nutrition and Balancing Calories:

� Nutrition and Weight Loss
� The Food Pyramid
� Carbs, Fats and Protein
� Balancing Calories

Treatment of Overweight and Obesity:

� Treatment of Overweight and Obesity
� Dietary changes
� Exercise and Activity
� Behavior changes
� Prescription Weight Loss Medication
� Weight Loss Surgery

Weight Loss Surgery:

� Weight Loss Surgery
� Gastric bypass surgery
� Laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding (LAGB)
� Gastric sleeve
� Biliopancreatic diversion with duodenal switch

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Product Details

BN ID: 2940148517450
Publisher: WAGmob
Publication date: 09/03/2013
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
File size: 1 MB

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