KES 340 :: Science: Diet & Weight Cntrl
Summer 2014 @UH Hilo

CRN: 12060
Credit Hours: 3
Instructor: Gotshalk, L
gotshalk@hawaii.edu
Instructional Mode: Online
Dates: 05/27/2014 - 06/20/2014
Course Description: This course presents a basic understanding of the multiple factors involved with body weight control and health. This course centers on the important scientific factors of body weight control, including energy balance, basal metabolism, hunger versus appetite, nutritional function and needs, nature versus nurture of obesity, treatment of obesity, physical activity and it's importance in weight control and maintenance. Eating disorers and medical interventions such as gastric bypass surgery will be presented.
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