The Resource The obesity paradox : when thinner means sicker and heavier means healthier, Carl J. Lavie, M.D., (electronic resource)

The obesity paradox : when thinner means sicker and heavier means healthier, Carl J. Lavie, M.D., (electronic resource)

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The obesity paradox : when thinner means sicker and heavier means healthier
Title
The obesity paradox
Title remainder
when thinner means sicker and heavier means healthier
Statement of responsibility
Carl J. Lavie, M.D.
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Language
eng
Summary
Most of us think that longevity hinges on maintaining a normal Body Mass Index. But research conducted over the last decade hit the media in January with explosive news: Overweight and even moderately obese people with certain chronic diseases-from heart disease to cancer- often live longer and fare better than normalweight individuals with the same ailments. In this groundbreaking audiobook, Carl Lavie, MD, reveals the science behind the obesity paradox and shows us how to achieve maximum health rather than minimum weight. Lavie not only explains how extra fat provides additional fuel to help fight illness, he also argues that we've gotten so used to framing health issues in terms of obesity that we overlook other potential causes of disease. Picking up where the bestseller Fat Chance left off, The Obesity Paradox will change the conversation about fat-and what it means to be healthy
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Midwest
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Lavie, Carl J
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Read by Sean Pratt
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  • Pratt, Sean
  • hoopla digital
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  • Obesity
  • Overweight persons
  • Human body
  • Weight loss
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adult
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The obesity paradox : when thinner means sicker and heavier means healthier, Carl J. Lavie, M.D., (electronic resource)
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MWT11212767
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Unabridged.
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1 online resource (1 audio file (8hr., 15 min.))
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unknown
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  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
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9781469029153
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(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
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digital.
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MWT11212767
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sound
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digital recording
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other
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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Label
The obesity paradox : when thinner means sicker and heavier means healthier, Carl J. Lavie, M.D., (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
MWT11212767
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (8hr., 15 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781469029153
Isbn Type
(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT11212767
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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