By George A. Bray, Claude Bouchard
Offering views at the heritage, incidence and genetics of weight problems, this booklet examines the origins and etiology of weight problems. It considers the connection among behavioural neuroscience and obesity.
Table of Contents
History, Definitions, and occurrence - historic Framework for the advance of rules approximately weight problems George A. Bray, overview of overall and local Adiposity, Steven B. Heymsfield, Richard N. Baumgartner, David B. Allison, ZiMian Wang, and Robert Ross, Ethnic and Geographic affects on physique Composition Paul Deurenberg and Mabel Deurenberg-Yap; occurrence of weight problems in Adults - the worldwide Epidemic, Jacob C. Seidell and Aila M. Rissanen; The Fetal Origins of weight problems, David J. P. Barker; Pediatric weight problems - an outline, Bettylou Sherry and William H. Dietz; weight problems within the aged - occurrence, results, and therapy Robert S. Schwartz; monetary expenses of weight problems Ian D. Caterson, Janet Franklin, and Graham A. Colditz; Etiology; Genetics of Human weight problems Claude Bouchard, Louis P russe, Treva Rice, and D. C. Rao; Molecular Genetics of Rodent and Human unmarried Gene Mutations Affecting physique Composition Streamson C. Chua, Kathleen Graham and Rudolph L. Leibel; Rodent types of weight problems David A. York; Primates within the research of Aging-Associated weight problems Barbara C. Hansen; Behavioral Neuroscience and weight problems Sarah F. Leibowitz and Bartley G. Hoebel; Experimental reviews at the keep watch over of foodstuff consumption Henry S. Koopmans; vitamin Composition and the regulate of nutrients consumption in people John E. Blundell and James Stubbs; primary Integration of Peripheral signs within the rules of nutrients consumption and effort stability: position of Leptin and Insulin L. Arthur Campfield, Fran oise J. Smith, and Bernard Jeanrenaud; improvement of White Adipose Tissue G rard Ailhaud and Hans Hauner; Lipolysis and Lipid Mobilization in Human Adipose Tissue, Dominique Langin and Max LaFontan; Lipodystrophy and Lipoatrophy Steven R. Smith; Uncoupling Proteins Daniel Ricquier and Leslie P. Kozak. (Part contents).