Emerging strategies for weight management. Summary.

  title={Emerging strategies for weight management. Summary.},
  author={B. C. Hansen},
  journal={Postgraduate medicine},
  volume={109 6 Suppl},
Obesity is a significant health problem in the United States today and is associated with increased risk of cardiovascular disease, diabetes, and other chronic conditions. Weight loss improves obesity-related health complications and may decrease their incidence as well.