Low-Income Young Adults at Risk for Excessive Weight Gain


A team of registered dietitian nutritionists from the University of Maine have developed a weight management intervention program that targets disadvantaged young adults.

The program is made for low-income young adults, targeting their specific needs and the resources available. The results are found in the Journal of Nutrition Education and Behavior.


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Programs involved in the systematic study of the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of diseases and conditions that affect ductless glands. Addison's Diseases Research; Dwarfism Research; Thyroid Diseases Research




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