Obesity: Preventing and managing the global epidemic
Inviato da vcompagnoni il 26 Gennaio, 2009 - 10:47
This Report provides an assessment of current data on the prevalence of obesity, its health consequences and its economic costs. Strategies for implementing a systematic approach to the prevention and management of obesity in different health service systems are described, and recommendations by leading international obesity experts are also given. It is hoped that these recommendations will be used in the development of new policies to address the escalating public health problem of obesity.