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Engin, Atilla - Obesity and Lipotoxicity, ebook

Obesity and Lipotoxicity

Engin, Atilla


The Definition and Prevalence of Obesity and Metabolic Syndrome
Atilla Engin
2. Circadian Rhythms in Diet-Induced Obesity
Atilla Engin
3. Eat and Death: Chronic Over-Eating
Atilla Engin
4. Obesity, Persistent Organic Pollutants and Related Health

Bray, George A. - The Metabolic Syndrome and Obesity, ebook

The Metabolic Syndrome and Obesity

Bray, George A.


Costs, Pathology, and Health Risks of Obesity and the Metabolic Syndrome
4. Natural History of Obesity
Part II.The Solutions
5. Evaluation, Prevention, and Introduction to Treatment
6. Diet
7. Behavior Modification
8. Physical Activity and

Semba, Richard D. - Handbook of Nutrition and Ophthalmology, ebook

Handbook of Nutrition and Ophthalmology

Semba, Richard D.


Table of contents
1. Nutritional Blindness (Vitamin A Deficiency Disorders)
2. Cataract
3. Age-Related Macular Degeneration
4. The Obesity Epidemic
5. Nutrition and Diabetic Retinopathy
6. Retinal Vascular Disease
7. Nutritional Amblyopia and B Complex Vitamin Deficiencies
8. Zinc and Eye

Leff, Todd - Adipose Tissue in Health and Disease, ebook

Adipose Tissue in Health and Disease

Leff, Todd


This timely and most comprehensive reference available on the topic covers all the different aspects vital in the fight against the global obesity epidemic.
Following a look at adipose tissue development and morphology, the authors go on to examine its metabolic and endocrine functions and its role in disease. The final

Kaplan, Robert M. - Disease, Diagnoses, and Dollars, ebook

Disease, Diagnoses, and Dollars

Kaplan, Robert M.


Diabetes, Obesity, and the Metabolic Syndrome
Robert M. Kaplan
10. Cost-Effectiveness and Opportunity Costs
Robert M. Kaplan
11. Shared Medical Decision-Making
Robert M. Kaplan
12. Putting the Pieces Together
Robert M. Kaplan

Shively, Carol A. - Social Inequalities in Health in Nonhuman Primates, ebook

Social Inequalities in Health in Nonhuman Primates

Shively, Carol A.


Table of contents
1. Relevance of Nonhuman Primate Translational Research to Understanding Social Inequalities in Health in Human Beings
Tanja Jovanovic
2. An Introduction to the Female Macaque Model of Social Subordination Stress
Mark E Wilson
3. Effects of Social Subordination on Macaque Neurobehavioral