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The obesity paradox : is it time for a paradigm shift in obesity treatment? / presented by Glenn A. Gaesser, Steven N. Blair and Christian K. Roberts.

Other author/creatorBlair, Steven N., speaker.
Other author/creatorGaesser, Glenn A. (Glenn Alan), speaker.
Other author/creatorRoberts, Christian K., speaker.
Format Electronic and Video (Streaming)
Publication InfoMonterey, CA : Healthy Learning, 2010.
Description1 online resource (104 min.).
Supplemental Content;1860265
Series Sports medicine and exercise science in video
Contents Introduction and overview -- How much does fitness attenuate the risk associated with obesity in men and women? -- Health hazards of weight cycling : can they explain the health risks associated with obesity? -- Lifestyle intervention & chronic disease : what are we 'weighting' for?
Abstract The (3) presentations from the Select Symposium at the 2010 ACSM annual meeting on whether the issue of obesity is being addressed and treated appropriately and whether changes in that regard should be undertaken are included on a single DVD. Almost two hours of authoritative information and insights, featuring: How Much Does Fitness Attenuate the Risk Associated With Obesity in Men and Women? (Steven N. Blair), Health Hazards of Weight Cycling: Can They Explain the Health Risks Associated With Obesity? (Glenn A. Gaesser), Lifestyle Intervention and Chronic Disease: What Are We “Weighing” For? (Christian K. Roberts).
General noteTitle from resource description page (viewed Nov. 18, 2013).
Other formsPreviously released as DVD.
Reproduction noteElectronic reproduction. Alexandria, VA : Alexander Street Press, 2013. (Sports medicine and exercise science in video). Available via World Wide Web.
LanguageThis edition in English.
Genre/formFilmed lectures.

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