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ERIC Number: EJ488786
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1994
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ISSN: ISSN-1055-6699
Toward a New Paradigm for the Management of Obesity.
Hawks, Steven R.; Richins, Paul
Journal of Health Education, v25 n3 p147-53 May-Jun 1994
Examines alternate determinants of obesity, evaluates the efforts and results of current weight management programs, offers suggestions for change from traditional weight control programs, and discusses implications for health education. Comprehensive health education must include behavioral, cognitive, social, and nutritional components to achieve dietary fat reduction and increased activity. (SM)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
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Audience: Practitioners
Language: English
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