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Reducing obesity: short science reviews

A series of short science reviews on obesity.


Reducing obesity: short science reviews

Tackling obesities: future choices: short science reviews: Obesity reviews - journal volume 8, supplement 1 (contents)

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A series of short science reviews published in a special supplement of the ‘International Journal of Obesity’. The reviews cover 9 areas:

  • context setting
  • biological factors
  • eating process
  • obesity determinants - intake and expenditure
  • intervention strategies for prevention and treatment
  • lessons learned
  • policy and economic context
  • social and cultural context
  • ethics

These evidence reviews were commissioned as part of the Foresight project on tackling obesities.

Published 17 October 2007