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Strategies to Prevent Weight Gain Among Adults

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http://www.effectivehealthcare.ahrq.gov/ehc/products/317/1441/Weight-Gain-Prevention-130325.pdf

Compares effectiveness, safety, and impact on quality of life of strategies to prevent weight gain among adults as described in the literature; concludes the literature provides only limited evidence about approaches that may prevent weight gain.  From the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality