Weight Loss: A Patient and Physician’s Perspective
- Advances in Therapy
Authors: Lynne Daniel Ivey, Eric C. Westman
Publisher: Springer Healthcare
This article, co-authored by a patient affected by obesity and an obesity medicine specialist, discusses the patient’s experience of living with the disease and using many different weight loss approaches until finding a lifestyle program that was appropriate for her metabolism. The physician discusses the scientific basis of insulin resistance, and why the chosen lifestyle program worked so well for this individual.