In this course, we’ll look at the facts and misconceptions around obesity and discuss key physiological and psychological concepts around the brain’s control of appetite and body weight. We’ll consider the biological and environmental pressures that make it easy to gain weight (and hard to lose it!). Most importantly, we'll give you the opportunity to reflect on your own knowledge and assumptions around the subject.
Understanding ObesityThe University of Edinburgh
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TOP REVIEWS FROM UNDERSTANDING OBESITY
Updated introduction and understanding of this popular topic in health. Worth to take time to learn not only for health promoter but those want to help friends and family members on this.
Fantastic! Well laid out and insightful. Can't wait for another Level or Specialization to be added for this course.
enjoyed learning about obesity and learning to identify facts vs assumptions. I hope to help support people around me who have obesity issue.
Covers the neurological and psychological aspects which lead to obesity and often overlooked.
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