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Other Treatments for Obesity
Counseling and Behavior Therapy
- When you tend to overeat
- Why you tend to overeat
- How to combat overeating tendencies
Weight Loss Programs
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9/25/2009 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed/what.php: Garipağaoğlu M, Sahip Y, Darendeliler F, Akdikmen O, Kopuz S, Sut N. Family-based group treatment versus individual treatment in the management of childhood obesity: randomized, prospective clinical trial. Eur J Pediatr. 2009;168:1091-1099.
- Reviewer: Brian Randall, MD
- Review Date: 09/2012
- Update Date: 03/18/2013