Getting patients to adopt healthy lifestyle choices can be challenging. By this time many New Year’s Resolutions have been broken.  This newly released TEDTalk by Sandra Aamodt (neuroscientist) has a compelling argument for making positive lifestyle choices if an individual is overweight or clinically obese. After the video is a list of articles that touch on the concepts and ideas she presents in her talk.


Sandra Aamodt: Why dieting doesn't usually work
[YouTube/TEDTalks - 12 minutes 42 seconds]


Go to the Article list






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