What is OBESITY TREATMENTS?

Written by Pam MS, NCSP | Fact checked by Psychology Dictionary staff 

therapeutic efforts utilized to generate significant weight loss in a person. Remediations consist of extensive diets, crash diets, team support, hypnotherapies, exercise regimens, nutritional education, drug therapies, behavioral changes in the way people eat, hormonal remediation whenever suggested, and flexible psychotherapy concentrated on insight into the unconscious reasons that the person intakes so much food.

OBESITY TREATMENTS: "Gastric bypass surgery is not considered an obesity treatment and thus, was not covered by Beth's insurance company."

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