Principles of Health: Diabetes by Salem PressThis volume offers up-to-date information on research, prevention, and treatment of the various types of diabetes. Written in clear, accessible language for not only those living with diabetes, but caregivers, and medical professionals as well, this work will prove invaluable to the more than 1.5 million people who are diagnosed with diabetes each year.
Fat Nation: A History of Obesity in America by Jonathan EngelThe diet and weight-loss industry is worth $66 billion. The estimated annual health care costs of obesity-related illness are $190 billion or nearly 21% of annual medical spending in the United States. But how did we get here? Is this a battle we can't win? What changes need to be made in order to scale back the incidence of obesity in the US, and, indeed, around the world? Here, Jonathan Engel reviews the sources of the problem and offers the science behind our modern propensity toward obesity.
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Publication Date: 2018
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