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ERIC Number: EJ618955
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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ISSN: ISSN-0033-6297
Obesity, Metabolic Syndrome, and Physical Activity.
Yeater, Rachel
Quest, v52 n4 p351-57 Nov 2000
Discusses the scope of the problem of obesity in the United States, noting the health risks associated with being overweight or obese (e.g., gallstones, osteoarthritis, sleep apnea, and colon cancer); discussing the association of type-II diabetes mellitus with obesity; examining the effects of exercise on metabolic disease; and looking at adherence and compliance. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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