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The Resource A big fat crisis : the hidden forces behind the obesity epidemic - and how we can end it, Deborah A. Cohen, MD

A big fat crisis : the hidden forces behind the obesity epidemic - and how we can end it, Deborah A. Cohen, MD

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A big fat crisis : the hidden forces behind the obesity epidemic - and how we can end it
Title
A big fat crisis
Title remainder
the hidden forces behind the obesity epidemic - and how we can end it
Statement of responsibility
Deborah A. Cohen, MD
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A medical doctor and public health expert discusses the culprits behind the nation's obesity epidemic and offers a fresh perspective on dealing with the problem at the root level of food marketing and advertising and the types of food available
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
362.1963/98
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RA645.O23
LC item number
C64 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
A big fat crisis : the hidden forces behind the obesity epidemic - and how we can end it, Deborah A. Cohen, MD
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 225-247) and index
Contents
Human Nature and Food. It's not your fault ; The limits of self-control ; The overwhelmed brain ; Eating is automatic. -- The Food Environment. Abundant and cheap ; A food desert? : try a swamp ; Marketing obesity. -- An Alternate Vision. A plea for change: we are all in this together ; A safer food environment ; The supermarket of the future ; Fit and fat: what about physical activity? ; In the meantime: what individuals can do -- Healthier meal guidelines for adults and children
Control code
sky256149119
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
vi, 262 pages
Isbn
9781568589671
Lccn
2013024389
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
i9781568589671
Label
A big fat crisis : the hidden forces behind the obesity epidemic - and how we can end it, Deborah A. Cohen, MD
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 225-247) and index
Contents
Human Nature and Food. It's not your fault ; The limits of self-control ; The overwhelmed brain ; Eating is automatic. -- The Food Environment. Abundant and cheap ; A food desert? : try a swamp ; Marketing obesity. -- An Alternate Vision. A plea for change: we are all in this together ; A safer food environment ; The supermarket of the future ; Fit and fat: what about physical activity? ; In the meantime: what individuals can do -- Healthier meal guidelines for adults and children
Control code
sky256149119
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
vi, 262 pages
Isbn
9781568589671
Lccn
2013024389
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
i9781568589671

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