Dietary determinants of obesity

Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Astrup, Arne
Format: eBook
Published: London Henry Stewart Talks 2007, 2007
Series:Obesity : epidemiology, etiology, consequences and treatment
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Collection: Henry Stewart Talks - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Environmental factors causing weight gain and obesity
  • Genes interacting with dietary fat
  • Portion size
  • Eating away from home
  • Recommended dietary composition of a weight-reducing diet
  • Risk of obesity and type 2 diabetes
  • Role of energy density
  • Fast food
  • Meta-analysis of low fat diets
  • Lifestyle intervention
  • Dietary composition
  • The Glycemic Index
  • Sugar-sweetened drinks and childhood obesity
  • Low carbohydrate vs. low fat diets
  • Hierarchy of satiety
  • Energy expenditure
  • Protein vs. carbohydrate
  • Dietary intervention