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Food, eating, and obesity

the psychobiological basis of appetite and weight control

by David J. Mela

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Published by Chapman & Hall in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Obesity -- Physiological aspects.,
  • Obesity -- Psychological aspects.,
  • Food habits.,
  • Nutrition.,
  • Appetite.,
  • Energy metabolism.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [169]-214) and index.

    StatementDavid J. Mela, Peter J. Rogers.
    ContributionsRogers, Peter J.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC628 .M455 1998
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 225 p. :
    Number of Pages225
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL707264M
    ISBN 100412719207
    LC Control Number97068946

      A flurry of studies last month provided new evidence that these foods, which are typically loaded with salt, sugar, fat and chemical additives, heighten the risk of obesity and chronic disease. Genetics of obesity and energy balance.- Food composition, food intake and energy balance.- Sensory responses, food preferences and macronutrient selection.- Patterns of food intake.- Externality, dietary restraint and the cognitive control of eating.- Mood, food craving and food 'addiction' as causes of overeating.- Conclusions. Responsibility.

      This unique handbook presents and integrates virtually all that is currently known about eating disorders and obesity in one authoritative, accessible, and eminently practical volume. From leading international authorities, concise chapters encapsulate the latest information on all pertinent topics, from biological, psychological, and social processes associated with risk, to clinical 5/5(1). Fourth chapter of this obesity book contains the diet-plan and diet strategy for weight management and covers the eating pattern which will trigger fat reduction and aid in weight-loss, the fourth chapter of this book also contains information about water intake and portion sizes for the meals and plate size for the meal-portions, the caloric.

    Mexican cuisine has emerged as a paradox of globalization. Food enthusiasts throughout the world celebrate the humble taco at the same time that Mexicans are eating fewer tortillas and more processed food. Today Mexico is experiencing an epidemic of diet-related chronic illness. The precipitous rise of obesity and diabetes—attributed to changes in the Mexican diet—has resulted in a public.   In the fight against obesity, junk foods have become public enemy No. 1. But some people question whether certain foods are really the culprits. .


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The author claims that each person has a specific fat-burning code in them, which needs to be cracked to lose weight efficiently. Does eating at fast-food restaurants make it harder. There’s ample research on foods and diet patterns that protect against heart disease, stroke, diabetes, and other chronic conditions.

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The papers included are drawn from the conferences on psychological approaches to eating disorders and obesity. We eat the same insulin-stimulating foods, but more frequently. My book, The Obesity Code laid out the science behind weight gain and how to apply that knowledge to lose weight.

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Studies on the topic are new and often involve animal, not human, subjects. You must have heard that one of the leading causes of obesity is junk food.

Junk food and obesity are considered to go hand in hand. Let us take a look at this cause and effect relationship between junk food and obesity. Obesity and Calorie Intake. Increase in calorie intake and inadequate physical activity are the leading factors of obesity.The first edition of this book and its companion volume, Handbook of Obesity: Etiology and Pathophysiology, Second Edition, was published as Handbook of Obesity, edited by George A.

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