Preventive strategies against weight gain and obesity.


A well-resourced, comprehensive, population-based set of strategies is needed to attenuate and eventually reverse the current trends of increasing obesity prevalence now apparent in most countries. The Epidemiological Triad (host, vector, environment) has proven to be a robust model for other epidemics and is applied to obesity. Host-based strategies are… (More)


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@article{Swinburn2002PreventiveSA, title={Preventive strategies against weight gain and obesity.}, author={Boyd A. Swinburn and Gerd Egger}, journal={Obesity reviews : an official journal of the International Association for the Study of Obesity}, year={2002}, volume={3 4}, pages={289-301} }