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weight-loss maintenance


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Efforts to maintain weight after a successful weight loss programme. Methods of fat loss are often fairly successful, but the difficulty of maintaining weight is reflected by low success rate. Most dieters return to their original weight within a year. Efforts are now focusing on means of improving success in weight loss maintenance. Exercise, cognitive behaviour therapy, and education are increasingly involved in multidisciplinary approaches to the problem.

Subjects: Medicine and Health.


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