Use and Abuse of Appetite-Suppressant Drugs in the Treatment of Obesity

@article{Bray1993UseAA,
  title={Use and Abuse of Appetite-Suppressant Drugs in the Treatment of Obesity},
  author={G. Bray},
  journal={Annals of Internal Medicine},
  year={1993},
  volume={119},
  pages={707-713}
}
  • G. Bray
  • Published 1993
  • Medicine
  • Annals of Internal Medicine
  • Obesity can be treated using several modalities, of which behavior modification is preferred. Such treatment includes a series of techniques designed to modify food intake, to improve nutritional knowledge and know-how, and to increase exercise. Diets, from stringent to modest calorie restriction and from low-carbohydrate or low-fat regimens to high-protein regimens, provide an additional modality to the behavioral treatment of obesity. An increase in exercise is also an important component of… CONTINUE READING
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