March 16, 2010 10:08 ET

New Report Examines Obesity Causes and Treatments

ROCKVILLE, MD--(Marketwire - March 16, 2010) - has announced the addition of Apollo Managed Care Consultants's new report "Obesity: Behavioral, Medical and Surgical Management, 2nd edition (updated 2010)," to their collection of Obesity market reports. For more information, visit

Obesity evaluation and multi-faceted management approaches are set to lead to health improvements through behavioral modification, balanced low-fat nutritional intake, daily exercise and, in severe obesity, surgical therapy considerations. Extensive medical literature references and resource information are utilized within this report to cover a breadth of issues surrounding obesity and its resolutions.

Topics covered in the report include...

--  Causes/Etiologies/Risk Factors -- Obesity
--  Complications of obesity -- Health risks
--  Treatments
--  Nutrition and diet
--  Activity Levels and Exercise Programs
--  Behavioral aspects of overweight and obesity
--  Drug Therapy
--  Bariatric surgery -- clinical guideline
--  References and resources

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