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  1. Methods for voluntary weight loss and control.

    Article, Congrès - En anglais

    Methods for voluntary weight loss and control. NIH technology assessment conference. Bethesda MD (USA), 1992/03/30.

    One quarter to one third of Americans are over-weight; as many as 40% of women and 24% of men are trying to lose weight at any given time; many have tried a variety of methods, such as diets, exercise, behavior modification, and drugs.

    In controlled settings, participants who remain in weight lose programs usually loss approximately 10% of their weight.

    However, one third to two thirds of the weight is regained within 1 year, and almost all is regained within 5 years.

    For many overweight persons, achieving and maintaining a healthy weight is a lifelong challenge.

    Mots-clés Pascal : Obésité, Surveillance, Méthodologie, Contrôle, Etat nutritionnel, Perte poids, Trouble nutrition, Homme, Prévention

    Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Obesity, Surveillance, Methodology, Check, Nutritional status, Weight loss, Human, Prevention

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    Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique

    Cote : 93-0657839

    Code Inist : 002B22B01. Création : 199406.