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Weight Management

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American Obesity Association:: AOA Fact Sheets: Obesity Treatment.. 2002. Available at: http://obesity1.tempdomainname.com/subs/fastfacts/Obesity_Treatment.shtml, (cited 12/2/03).

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Kushner RF:: Roadmaps for Clinical Practice: Case Studies in Disease Prevention and Health Promotion-Assessment and Management of Adult Obesity: A Primer for Physicians.. Chicago, Il: American Medical Association;, 2003.

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National Institutes of Diabetes and Digetive and Kidney Diseases:: Better Health and You: Tips for Adults.. June 2002. NIH Publication No. 02-4992. Available at: http://www.niddk.nih.gov/health/nutrit/pubs/tipsforadults/tipsforadults.htm, (cited 12/3/03).

Serdula MK, Khan LK, Dietz, WH:: Weight loss counseling revisited.. Journal of the American Medical Association, 2003; 289(14):1747-1750.

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