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The usual plethora of diet books that readily climb bestseller lists is currently being preempted by exercise and fitness manuals. These books claim quick, if not easy, methods for permanent weight reduction. Whether exercise or the combination of diet and exercise can achieve what diet alone has not remains to be seen. Identifying salient factors for an effective approach continues to concern the obesity researcher and the clinician.
These three books are part of a five-book series designed to compile current information in medicine, nutrition, exercise, and psychology and develop an interdisciplinary, practical approach to obesity management. The series originates
Series on Obesity Nutrition and Exercise in Obesity Management. Behavioral Management of Obesity. Evaluation and Treatment of Obesity.. Ann Intern Med. 1985;103:314–315. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-103-2-314_3
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