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U.S. NIH’s Obesity Guidelines Part 17: Emotional Problems
Tuesday, December 14, 2004 4:54 am Email this article
Obesity may be associated with increased emotional problems according to some recent studies. One study found 62 percent of patients showed signs of depression and 37 percent were clinically depressed. (p. 21)
Clinical guidelines on the identification, evaluation, and treatment of overweight and obesity in adults : the evidence report / National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute [Bethesda, Md.] : National Institutes of Health, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, . NIH publication No. 98-4083.
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