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Editors: Ling, Peter R.
Book Description:
Far from a sign of healthy prosperity and contentment, overweight and obesity are now considered high risk factors for a wide range of diseases including early death and disability, heart disease, diabetes, reproductive problems, cancer, breathing problems and arthritis. Obesity, now at epidemic levels in many countries, is defined as an excessively high amount of body fat or adipose tissue in relation to lean body mass. The amount of body fat (or adiposity) includes concern for both the distribution of fat throughout the body and the size of the adipose tissue deposits. This book includes within its scope the causal connection of obesity to diseases as well as the prevention and treatment of obesity. Leading-edge scientific research from throughout the world is presented.

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Chapter 1 - Obesity: The New Epidemic Of The Third Millennium (pp. 1-40)
Authors / Editors: Ling, Peter R.

Chapter 2 - Recent Advances In The Understanding And Treatment Of Hypothalamic Obesity In Humans (pp. 41-66)
Authors / Editors: Pinkney, Jonathan H.; Daousi, Christina; Macfarlane, Ian A. (1University of Liverpool , University Hospital Aintree)

Chapter 3 - Gene Expression Pattern Of Obese And Control Individuals In Adipose Tissue And Peripheral Blood Mononuclear Cells (pp. 67-84)
Authors / Editors: García-Amigot2, F.; Lamas, O.; Marti, A.; Moreno Aliaga, M. J.; Bandrés, E.; García-Foncillas, J.; Martínez, J. A. (University of Navarra)

Chapter 4 - Glucocorticoid Metabolism: Regulation Of Tissue Specific Responses In Obesity (pp. 85-119)
Authors / Editors: Andrew, Ruth; R., Walker, Brian R. (Walker University of Edinburgh Endocrinology )

Chapter 5 - Cutaneous Manifestations In Obese Patients (pp. 121-139)
Authors / Editors: García-Hidalgo, Linda; del Mar, Maria (Campos Fernández Salvador National Nutrition Institute Mexico City, Mexico)

Chapter 6 - Stress And The Metabolic Syndrome (pp. 141-155)
Authors / Editors: Rosmond, Roland (Associate Professor Sahlgrenska University Hospital)

Chapter 7 - The Biopsychology Of Appetite Regulation: Implications For The Treatment Of Obesity (pp. 157-177)
Authors / Editors: Halford, Jason C. G. (University of Liverpool)

Chapter 8 - Clinical Description of Cognitive Restraint and its Practical Consequences (pp. 179-200)
Authors / Editors: Zermati, Jean-Philippe; Apfeldorfer†, Gérard (Groupe de Réflexion sur l’Obésité et le Surpoids Paris, France)

   Binding: Hardcover
   Pub. Date: 2004
   ISBN: 1-59454-142-6
   Status: AP
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