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  • The Metabolic Syndrome and Obesityby George A. Bray

    Humana Press 2008; US$ 209.00

    Thirty years ago, I published my first monograph on obesity (Bray, 1976). Many things have changed in these 30 years, but many have remained the same. Preparation of The Metabolic Syndrome and Obesity has given me a chance to survey the changes to the field and to present an update of the scientific information. In retrospect, I conclude that a major... more...

  • A Guide to Obesity and the Metabolic Syndromeby George A. Bray

    CRC Press 2011; US$ 99.95

    In the historical record there is abundant evidence that obesity was a medical and health concern as long as medicine has been practiced. The idea of diet and exercise are bulwarks in the fight against obesity in history from the time of Hippocrates to the 16th century?a span of 2,000 years. However, our scientific understanding of this problem is... more...

  • Handbook of Obesity -- Volume 1by George A. Bray

    CRC Press 2014; US$ 189.95

    In recent years, we?ve developed a much better grasp of the biological and other factors associated with the development of obesity. Reflecting our evolving understanding of causes and consequences, Handbook of Obesity: Epidemiology, Etiology, and Physiopathology provides comprehensive coverage of the biological, behavioral, and environmental... more...

  • The Metabolic Syndrome:by Barbara C. Hansen; George A. Bray

    Humana Press 2010; US$ 299.00

    In the United States, 40 to 45% of those over 60 years of age have the metabolic syndrome (1,2,3), and this percentage, based on estimates of the increasing prevalence ofexcess body weight and the more comprehensive diagnostic criteria for the syndrome, is likely to exceed 60% in newer survey analyses. Children and adolescents, too, are being affected... more...

  • Handbook of Obesity ? Volume 2by George A Bray; Claude Bouchard

    CRC Press 2014; US$ 189.95

    Several major developments have occurred since the last edition of Handbook of Obesity: Clinical Applications , including new clinical trials, discoveries related to drug use, and greater understanding of the benefits of weight loss in obese patients. Now in its fourth edition, this volume continues to offer unparalleled depth and breadth of coverage... more...

  • Handbook of Obesityby George A. Bray; Claude Bouchard

    CRC Press 2003; US$ 179.95

    Offering perspectives on the history, prevalence and genetics of obesity, this book examines the origins and etiology of obesity. It considers the relationship between behavioural neuroscience and obesity. more...

  • Handbook of Obesityby George A. Bray; Claude Bouchard

    CRC Press 2003; US$ 230.00

    With rates of obesity soaring to epidemic proportions, this reference strives to unearth new treatment regimens and pharmaceuticals for the prevention and treatment of obesity. Offering the latest recommendations and research from the most respected leaders in the field, the Second Edition compiles the most noteworthy studies on the evaluation and... more...

  • Overweight and the Metabolic Syndrome:by George A. Bray; Louisiana State University; Donna Ryan

    Springer US 2007; US$ 269.00

    This volume examines the problem of the overweight individual and the metabolic syndrome from the laboratory bench to the bedside. Clearly, translating the findings we make in the laboratory to the betterment of humankind is an important mission. Areas where basic science is making important contributions to the problems associated with metabolic syndrome... more...

  • Obesity and Mental Disordersby Susan L. McElroy; David B. Allison; George A. Bray

    CRC Press 2006; US$ 188.95

    Currently, there are a limited amount of guidelines to help clinicians manage patients with obesity and comorbid mental disorders. This expertly written source fills the gap in the literature by providing a clear overview of obesity and its relationship to mental illness while reviewing the most recent methods to manage and control the condition with... more...

  • Nutrition Guide for Physiciansby Ted Wilson; George A. Bray; Norman J. Temple; Maria Boyle Struble

    Humana Press 2010; US$ 59.99

    Nutrition Guide for Physicians is a desktop reference guide on nutrition and its clinical implications for health and disease through the lifecycle. Presented in a new softcover format and user-friendly style, it serves as a valuable resource of practical information on nutrition for physicians in their daily practice. Nutrition Guide for Physicians... more...